In 1979, Peter van Wijk was a radio officer in the Dutch Merchant Marine. That summer, his ship docked a couple of times in New York Harbor, giving him the opportunity to visit Manhattan and wander the streets. Like all curious newcomers to New York, he brought a camera along with him, and he took […]A Dutch sailor’s photos of the New York of 1979 — Ephemeral New York
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Love these. I was in school and working on W. 32nd Street in a camera shop at this time.