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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: The Curb Market: 1905.f you're wondering what those carts are all about, they are selling fruit, not vegetables, to the brokers, who often didn't have time for a proper lunch. Instead, they'd grab a couple of apples or bananas, etc., and go back inside for more trading.
New Orleans circa 1906. "Royal Street from Canal Street." Where the ice man goeth. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Royal Street: 1906
New York, 1918. "Lewisohn Building, 119 W. 40th Street. Maynicke & Franke, architects." Dwarfed by its newer neighbors 101 years after its completion, this 22-story, 325-foot tower still stands. Irving Underhill photo.