A pair of girls walk east along 42nd Street in Manhattan. Acker, Merrall and Condit wine shop delivery wagons are on the right and the C.C. Shayne Furrier sign can be seen on the roof overhead. (circa 1890)(Credit: AP/New York City Municipal Archives, DeGregario Collection)
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April 24, 2012 6:41 AM
Culled from New York City's Municipal Archives collection of more than 2.2 million images going back to the mid-1800s, the released photographs feature all manner of city oversight — from stately ports and bridges to grisly gangland killings.
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