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Photography of the Grand Central Terminal 100 Year Anniversary -...















Photography of the Grand Central Terminal 100 Year Anniversary - New York City

One of the grandest buildings in New York City, the Grand Central Terminal is as relevant today as it was when it first opened back in the beginning of the 20th century.  Today we pay tribute to one of the most amazing landmarks of New York City: Grand Central Terminal. We’ve had a love affair with this beautiful building from the moment we arrived in New York many years ago. Grand Central Terminal survived many These astonishingly beautiful black & white and sometimes sepia-colored photographs have something dauntingly beautiful.  The effect would be difficult if not impossible to repeat today. The terminal used to be filled with sooth from the trains and quite a bit of tobacco smoke.  In addition, light can no longer beam in because of the numerous tall adjacent buildings that now dwarf Grand Central Terminal.  Still, it is nice to try to imagine what it felt like to stand in those beautiful beams of light that we see in old photos such as these.  Wish we had a time machine!  Enjoy some of the most beautiful black & white photographs of Grand Central Terminal; an icon of New York City architecture!ups and downs in the last 100 years. Yet, it looks better than ever; especially on the inside!

These astonishingly beautiful black & white and sometimes sepia-colored photographs have something dauntingly beautiful.  The effect would be difficult if not impossible to repeat today. The terminal used to be filled with soot from the trains and quite a bit of tobacco smoke.  In addition, light can no longer beam in because of the numerous tall adjacent buildings that now dwarf Grand Central Terminal.  Still, it is nice to try to imagine what it felt like to stand in those beautiful beams of light that we see in old photos such as these.  Wish we had a time machine!  Enjoy some of the most beautiful black & white photographs of Grand Central Terminal; an icon of New York City architecture!

1. Hal Morey  2,3,4. Unknown 5,6. John Collier 7. Brassai


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