26 Amazing Found Photos of New York in the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries

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An amazing collection of found photos from Gordon Morales that shows everyday life of New York in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The Dewey Arch was a triumphal arch that stood from 1899 to 1900 at Madison Square in Manhattan, New York

Construction of Harlem River Drive in New York. Began in 1894, and the speedway opened in July of 1898

1899 Nubian Dress Lining Store front. Illuminated by the Electric Motor Equipment Company that was one of the first using electric lighting to attract customers

A view from the Williamsburg Bridge, looking west in Manhattan. One of the buildings is the Loews Theater and its sign reads ‘ALL STAR BILL 10 15 25’. Another building is The New York Edison Co.

Celebrating the end of The Great War which would date around 1918. Probably around Chautauqua, New York

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