New York 1980’s

Amazing Photos Of 1980s New York City by Steven Siegel

All of Steven Siegel’s work is timeless and truly highlights the raw state, that New York City found itself in the 1980’s. Be sure to check out Steven’s work on his Flickr page.

Brooklyn Bridge circa the 1980s


Broken shop window


Junkyard subway, circa 1980s


Times Square


The Bowery

War on Youth 1980s edition (yes, they are playing in the graves at Green-wood Cemetery)


Bushwick in 1982 (you can see the WTC in the background)


Coney Island Thunderbolt, 1980s


A hole in the Manhattan Bridge pedestrian walkway


Circa 1985, you can see the Statue of Liberty undergoing restoration in the background


Abandoned West Side Highway, circa 1980


Road to WTC, 1980


South Bronx circa 1980


The Bowery circa 1980