Tagged: cities

New York subway in 1986

These were the days in New York City where gangs and street walkers owned what’s now the largest toursit attraction NYC has to offer, Times Square. Never, ever complain about the NYC subway system again. It can (and was) much worse.

The African-American community in Chicago in 70’s (40 pictures)

The Environmental Protection Agency hired freelance photographers to capture images relating to environmental problems, activities, and everyday life in the 1970s. John H White was one of nearly one hundred photographers hired in that time. His photographs captured the spirit and struggle of the African-American community in Chicago in the early 70’s.