Mostly vintage (up through 1980s) New York.

14th April 2014

Photo with 206 notes

1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsonbrooklyngangnew york city

14th April 2014

Photo with 90 notes

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsonbrooklyngangnew york city

13th April 2014

Photo with 145 notes

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsonbrooklyngangnew york city

13th April 2014

Photo with 120 notes

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsonbrooklyngangnew york city

12th April 2014

Photo with 180 notes

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsonbrooklyngangnew york city

10th April 2014

Photo with 256 notes

1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsongangbrooklynnew york city

10th April 2014

Photo with 240 notes

Brooklyn gang at Coney Island, 1959, by Bruce Davidson

Brooklyn gang at Coney Island, 1959, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbrooklynnew york citybruce davidsongang

9th April 2014

Photo with 159 notes

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

From the 1959 Brooklyn gang series, by Bruce Davidson

Tagged: 1950sbruce davidsongangbrooklynnyc

23rd August 2013

Photo with 250 notes

Body of Carmine Galante, casualty of Sicilian Mafia gang conflict, found in Brooklyn in 1979 (source)

Body of Carmine Galante, casualty of Sicilian Mafia gang conflict, found in Brooklyn in 1979 (source)

Tagged: new york citybrooklynorganized crime1970sgangs

21st April 2013

Photo reblogged from Bygone Americana with 66 notes

bygoneamericana:

Crystal Motors, business at 5901 Bay Parkway. Brooklyn, 1950.
By Samuel H. Gottscho

bygoneamericana:

Crystal Motors, business at 5901 Bay Parkway. Brooklyn, 1950.

By Samuel H. Gottscho

Tagged: 1950sbrooklynnew york city