Photo Credits


Home Page

“Franklin D. Roosevelt at World’s Fair”

April 30, 1939.

“President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt (left), Fiorello H. La Guardia (centre), Mayor of New York, [and] Eleanor Roosevelt (right)…share a joke at the start of the Presidential procession at the World’s Fair.”

Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, New York City.

By Paul Popper/Popperfoto. From Getty Images.

Retouched by Rick Stachura.




“Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia Campaigning for Re-election”


Unknown location, New York City.

By Ralph Morse. From the LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images.



Published Work Page

“Horn Practice”

Circa 1977-80.

Battery Park City landfill.

By Martha Cooper. From the cover of her book New York State of Mind, 2007.



Essential Photographers Page

“Self Portrait”

October 18, 1953.

Unknown location, New York City.

By Vivian Maier. From the Maloof Collection, Ltd. at



Latter-Day Longings Page

“William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac”

Fall 1953.

Allen Ginsberg’s Apartment. 206 East 7th Street, Apt #16, East Village.

By Allen Ginsberg. From the National Gallery of Art.



Indispensable Insights Page

“Johnny Guitar #1”

May 27, 1954.

7th Avenue between 47th and 48th Streets, Times Square.

By Frank Oscar Larson. From



Photo Credits Page

“Prudential Center, Interior”

June 16, 2017.

Newark, New Jersey.

By Rick Stachura.



Press Clippings Page

“Watching Naval Drills on the Hudson River”

August 12, 1899.

Former corner of 190 West Street/215 Duane Street near the Jay Street Pier (Pier 12, aka Pier 22). Today’s Borough of Manhattan Community College.

By Robert L. Bracklow. From the New-York Historical Society.



Contact Page

“View of the Queensboro Bridge from Queensboro Plaza”

May 1, 1912.

Long Island City, Queens.

By Eugene de Salignac. From the New York City Municipal Archives.