OLD NEW YORK CRIME PHOTOS - NOW AND THEN

Old New York Crime Photos - Now And Then
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OLD NEW YORK CRIME PHOTOS - NOW AND THEN



Written by Meadows Hulme
16 Monday 16th September 2013

If you like photography, crime, New York, old and new then this set of photos is most definitely for you.  Marc A. Hermann has created this series by taking old crime scene photos and adding the modern day location to the image. It is pretty damn cool.

497 Dean Street, Brooklyn. A distraught Edna Egbert battles the police on the ledge of her home

427 1/2 Hicks Street, Brooklyn. Gangster Salvatore Santoro met a violent death on January 31, 1957

923 44th Street, Brooklyn. Gangster Frankie Yale dead after a car crash, July 1, 1928

137 Wooster Street, Manhattan. Six people were killed after a fire at the Elkins Paper & Twine Co. February 16, 1958

31 Grand Street, Brooklyn. A fire lasted two hours at the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary & St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church, January 1951

992 Southern Blvd. Bronx. A bloody James Linares lies in the arms of his lover, Josephine Dexidor, after being shot by her husband. September 25, 1961

66 Court Street, Brooklyn. Over two dozen were injured by a gas explosion, January 31, 1961

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