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Bowery Savings Bank 2010 and 1903

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- photo by Mitch Waxman

The Bowery Savings Bank in Manhattan during the summer of 2010.

- photo from “King’s views of New York City, A.D.1903” a public domain ebook courtesy Google Books

The Bowery Savings Bank in Manhattan in 1903.

Here’s a stitched panorama of the corner in 2010, just for the “longer” view. Click through to Flickr to see the gargantuan original.

- photo by Mitch Waxman

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Written by Mitch Waxman

December 13, 2010 at 6:41 pm

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  1. wow. very cool to see this photographic comparison.

    Katie

    December 13, 2010 at 11:38 pm

  2. [...] states, this is the iconic shell of a once essential and awesomely powerful institution called the Bowery Savings Bank in Manhattan, with a 1903 photo from a similar [...]


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