Aerial view, Eighth Ave & 34th Street, looking south, Oct. 22, 1942.

Title:

Aerial view, Eighth Ave & 34th Street, looking south, Oct. 22, 1942.

Format:

Photographs

Publisher:

Unknown

Date:

1942

Street Address:

Eighth Avenue and West 34th Street

Photographer/Artist:

Acme Newspictures, Inc.

Description:

Eighth Avenue Traffic Halted - New York - Alert-curious office workers, peering down from buildings at Eighth Avenue and 34th Street saw traffic halted in orderly fashion by helmeted policemen and civilian defense officers. At 2:55 the practice alert over, the stream of Eighth Avenue afternoon traffic continued without mishap

Subjects:

  • Aerial photography--New York (State)--New York.
  • Automobiles--New York (State)--New York.
  • World War II (New York, N.Y.)
  • Pennsylvania Station (New York, N.Y.)
  • Post office buildings--New York (State)--New York.
  • Tenement houses--New York (State)--New York.

Rights:

Copyright Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Collection:

Seymour B. Durst Old York Library.

Contributing Institution:

City University of New York. Graduate School and University Center, Mina Rees Library.

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