Vintage Photographs Show 1979 New York City Through a Tourist's Lens

Old New York wasn't exactly the nicest place to be, let alone choose to visit from another country, but that didn't stop "Terry from Sydney" from visiting NYC in 1979 and capturing some great photos of the City. Gothamist recently compiled a nice collection of his digitized photos, showing of views from Times Square, the Village, Brooklyn, atop Skyscrapers, neighborhoods, and more.

via Gothamist

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their dog. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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