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© Esther Bubley People getting on the Third Avenue elevated train (El) on the East Side of Manhattan, 1951.

© Esther Bubley People getting on the Third Avenue elevated train (El) on the East Side of Manhattan, 1951.

View of Lower Manhattan from the Staten Island Ferry, a 1951 photo by Burt Glinn for Magnum.  We Had Faces Then

View of Lower Manhattan from the Staten Island Ferry, a 1951 photo by Burt Glinn for Magnum. We Had Faces Then

Young woman playing pool, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1951.  Photo: Dan Weimer

Young woman playing pool, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1951. Photo: Dan Weimer

New York ...Aerial View of Manhattan, 1951, Photo by Charles E. Rotkin. Photo from Bettmann Corbis. This photo was probably largely intended to document the whole new development of Stuyvesant Town, which had been completed in the late 1940s as a symbol of Postwar recovery, triumph, and celebration, as it was conceived to accommodate many returning GIs from WWII.

New York ...Aerial View of Manhattan, 1951, Photo by Charles E. Rotkin. Photo from Bettmann Corbis. This photo was probably largely intended to document the whole new development of Stuyvesant Town, which had been completed in the late 1940s as a symbol of Postwar recovery, triumph, and celebration, as it was conceived to accommodate many returning GIs from WWII.

Daytonian in Manhattan: Stanford White's 1893 "The Metropolitan Club" The grand marble staircase in 1951 -- photo from author's collection

Daytonian in Manhattan: Stanford White's 1893 "The Metropolitan Club" The grand marble staircase in 1951 -- photo from author's collection

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