Walker Evans (American, 1903–1975). [Man and Woman on Coney Island Boardwalk, From Behind, Coney Island, New York], 1929. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Walker Evans Archive, 1994 (1994.251.168) © Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Walking Tours of Weegee's New York This is where Weegee lived. “He could literally just sit out and catch news,” says Ben Nadler, the group’s tour guide. Witness Weegee in a 1939 photograph that shows him perched on the cornice on the building (then also home to a gun shop) covering the morning lineup at New York City Police Department headquarters once across the street.