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Ephemeral New York

Chronicling an ever-changing city through faded and forgotten artifacts.

  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly two posts per week
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Oct 2022 3
Nov 2022 11
Dec 2022 10
Jan 2023 13
Feb 2023 10
Mar 2023 11
Apr 2023 9
May 2023 14
Jun 2023 10
Jul 2023 14
Aug 2023 9
Sep 2023 10
Oct 2023 15
Nov 2023 9
Dec 2023 2

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Most recent posts

This lonely First Avenue pay phone is a relic from another New York City
Through most of the 20th century, they could be found all over the city: on street corners, in hotels, drugstores, and restaurants, inside schools, libraries, train stations, and other public buildings. But it’s been at …
On , by ephemeralnewyork, 236 words
From Gilded Age beer garden to 1970s strip club: 100 years of vice on a Chelsea corner
There’s a four-story tenement on the traffic-choked corner of Sixth Avenue and 24th Street with some curious signage. Not the store sign for a now-shuttered ground floor cafe, nor the enormous “for sale” banner spread …
On , by ephemeralnewyork, 903 words
A painter captures the rich street life of a busy day in Lower Manhattan in 1951
On a busy day in 1951, a hot dog vendor found himself captive to a hawker of cheap jewelry who set up shop across from his rickety food cart decorated with American flags. Horses still …
On , by ephemeralnewyork, 237 words