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East 138th Street and 3rd Avenue/Mott Haven

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305 to 319 E 142nd Street between College and Third/ Mott Haven 1935

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Yankee Stadium date unknown but notice how there is no development in the area.

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Yankee Stadium today, well the new one.

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W 188th Street aka Fr Zieser Pl and Webb Avenue as soon from Devoe Park / 1924

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Allerton Avenue and White Plains Road in 1917...crickets literally!

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Allerton Avenue and White Plains Road by 1930...just 13 years later from the above picture was undergoing a construction boom as the White Plains subway line was in full operation.

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Burke Avenue at Cruger Ave/Williamsbridge 1917

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A tent colony on City Island's eastern shore in 1930

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1460-1466 Grand Concourse at E 171st Street/1921

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Intervale and Freeman/ Foxhurst 1915

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Morris Park Avenue and Victor Street / Van Nest 1916

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Soundview Avenue and Story Avenue/ Soundview 1915

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Southern Boulevard and 149th Street/Mott Haven 1922

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1190-1196 Washington Avenue / Morrisania 1935

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Boynton and Westchester Avenues / Soundview 1915

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Check out these great pics below and let us know what you think!

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All images are from the Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library and copyright is held or managed by NYPL unless otherwise noted.

East 138th Street and 3rd Avenue/Mott Haven 1915
305 to 319 E 142nd Street between College and Third/ Mott Haven 1935
The old Yankee Stadium date unknown but notice how there is no development in the area.
Yankee Stadium today, well the new one.
W 188th Street aka Fr Zieser Pl and Webb Avenue as soon from Devoe Park / 1924
Allerton Avenue and White Plains Road in 1917…crickets literally! This is literally unrecognizable to folks today!
Allerton Avenue and White Plains Road by 1930…just 13 years later from the above picture was undergoing a construction boom as the White Plains subway line was in full operation.
Burke Avenue at Cruger Ave/Williamsbridge 1917
A tent colony on City Island’s eastern shore in 1930
1460-1466 Grand Concourse at E 171st Street/1921
Intervale and Freeman/ Foxhurst 1915
Morris Park Avenue and Victor Street / Van Nest 1916
Soundview Avenue and Story Avenue/ Soundview 1915
Southern Boulevard and 149th Street/Mott Haven 1922
1190-1196 Washington Avenue / Morrisania 1935
Boynton and Westchester Avenues / Soundview 1915

 

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