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Top: Construction on Lower Manhattan’s West Side, just north of the World Trade Center, May 1973
Bottom: One of several highrise apartments whose construction was stopped by city ordinance to preserve Breezy Point Peninsula in Queens, New York, for public recreational use, May 1973.
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Planet of the Apes float, 1975 Macy’s Day Parade (more on POTA promotions)
Architect Eero Saarinen, designer of the St. Louis Gateway Arch.
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Protester against Hubert Humphrey’s 1968 presidential candidacy, October 1968, NYC. (The Vietnam War was seen as a “Democrat-owned” war at this time.)
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Alice Neel (1900-1984) “A true Greenwich Village bohemian …[who] made an extraordinary body of work, from the 1920s into the 1980s. (link)
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