Photography collection

Affordable housing stock built by the Astella Development Corporation
The Astella Development Corporation formed in response to urban renewal projects in Coney Island. Originally a neighborhood group concerned about the City's plans to raze their mostly Italian neighborhood, Astella officially became a Development...
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Mezzo Pastry Shop at the corner of Neptune Ave. and West 15th St.
Bakery on the corner of Neptune Avenue and West 15th Street, photographed in June 1999.
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Interior of Sea Gate Garage, Mermaid Ave. and West 37th St.
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Station arcade coffee shop "The Islander"
This photo was taken around 5 pm at the Stillwell Avenue station in Coney Island. A $250 million renovation of the station began in 2001, two years after this photo was taken. 
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Photograph of the lights of Luna Park taken at night from the top of the Chutes.
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View of the Bowery, c. 1960s
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In 2006, as the culmination of a $5 million rehabilitation of the tower, lighting artist Leni Schwendinger was commissioned to transform the Parachute Jump into, according to Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, "a beacon of light for this...
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The Thunderbolt roller coaster was built in 1925 and operated until 1982. Famous as the inspiration for "The House Under the Roller Coaster" in Woody Allen's film "Annie Hall", the coaster steadily decayed after its closing. In 2000, with Keyspan...
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Collection type: Documentary photograph
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Collection type: Documentary photograph