Tag Archives: New York Public Library

Re-Discovering Manhattan

FOR ONE REASON AND ANOTHER, I found myself in Midtown Manhattan three times last week and — to my surprise — enjoyed it. Even when I lived in Manhattan eons ago, I was a downtown person, rarely venturing north of … Continue reading

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Berenice Abbott’s ‘Changing New York’ 1935-38

Columbus Circle I STILL DON’T HAVE A CAMERA. I was all set to go to B&H this 93-degree morning (it’s the New York City camera store for professionals and regular folk alike). Turns out they were closed for the Jewish … Continue reading

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