Camilo Jose Vergara

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Camilo José Vergara - "The Frost house stripped bare, 1994"

This is one of Camilo José Vergara's photographs of the Frost house in Brush Park from the book "American Ruins" published in 1999 by Monacelli Press. I am hesitant to post pictures that are not mine but the enthusiasm of the Brush Park community might justify it. Vergara's book was where I first found out about the Detroit neighborhood and I have found it fascinating how he was compelled to return many times to this site and many others in decaying parts of American cities to record the…

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Camilo Jose Vergara, Mormon Missionaries looking at a New York City subway map, Freeman Street Station, South Bronx, 1994

Photographer Camilo José Vergara studied the South Bronx and Lower East Side during a period of economic stagnation. Night Pictures, Old Pictures, Camden, New York Street, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, New York Photos, Lower East Side

The streets of 1970s New York City: A decade of urban decay

Photographer Camilo José Vergara studied the South Bronx and Lower East Side during a period of economic stagnation.

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The streets of 1970s New York City: A decade of urban decay

Photographer Camilo José Vergara studied the South Bronx and Lower East Side during a period of economic stagnation.

Camilo José Vergara: The Twin Towers and the City Pictures Of America, Lower Manhattan, Jersey City, Library Of Congress, World Trade Center, Photo Essay, City Streets, New York City, New York Skyline

Camilo José Vergara: The Twin Towers and the City

A chronicler of the urban environment documented the World Trade Center over the decades-long course of its construction, lifetime, destruction and regeneration.

Detroit was once America's fourth largest city and the thriving hub of car industry and Motown music. The images capture the dramatic changes in the Michigan city taken over 25 years by photographer Camilo José Vergara. Abandoned Detroit, Abandoned Churches, Abandoned Places, Michigan City, Detroit Michigan, Derelict House, National Building Museum, State Of Decay, Sustainable City

Detroit Is Not a Ruin

At the National Building Museum, a controversial set of two new photography exhibits asks us to consider whether a city can die, whether districts of ruined, abandoned buildings reverting back to n…

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Tracking Time: Camilo Jose Vergara's Photos of NYC in the Early 1970s - THE WALLBREAKERS

Tracking Time: Camilo Jose Vergara's Wonderful Photos of NYC from 1970-73

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43 Amazing Color Photographs of New York City in the 1970s

Scrap metal collectors on the way to Harlem, 1970. Children in the South Bronx, 1970. East Harlem, 1970. Children play in the street of the South Bronx, 1971. View of Brownsville from the Sutter Ave. stop on the L line, Brooklyn, 1978 Children with dog. Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 1970. Dolls in the window. South Bronx, 1970. Teenagers in the Melrose Section, South Bronx, 1970 Old people. Lower East Side, Manhattan, 1970. The boy from the South Bronx, 1970 S. Bronx, By Cross Bronx Expressway…

New York City has always been a hallmark of the American dream. But NYC has it's own dark past. Check out these 1970 New York photos. Robert Hunter, Aerial Camera, New York City Photos, New York Photographers, Nyc, African Culture, American History, Cool Pictures, Photography

43 Amazing Color Photographs of New York City in the 1970s

Scrap metal collectors on the way to Harlem, 1970. Children in the South Bronx, 1970. East Harlem, 1970. Children play in the street of the South Bronx, 1971. View of Brownsville from the Sutter Ave. stop on the L line, Brooklyn, 1978 Children with dog. Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 1970. Dolls in the window. South Bronx, 1970. Teenagers in the Melrose Section, South Bronx, 1970 Old people. Lower East Side, Manhattan, 1970. The boy from the South Bronx, 1970 S. Bronx, By Cross Bronx Expressway…

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43 Amazing Color Photographs of New York City in the 1970s

Scrap metal collectors on the way to Harlem, 1970. Children in the South Bronx, 1970. East Harlem, 1970. Children play in the street of the South Bronx, 1971. View of Brownsville from the Sutter Ave. stop on the L line, Brooklyn, 1978 Children with dog. Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 1970. Dolls in the window. South Bronx, 1970. Teenagers in the Melrose Section, South Bronx, 1970 Old people. Lower East Side, Manhattan, 1970. The boy from the South Bronx, 1970 S. Bronx, By Cross Bronx Expressway…

Photographer Camilo José Vergara studied the South Bronx and Lower East Side during a period of economic stagnation. Manhattan Bridge, Lower Manhattan, Lower East Side Nyc, Brooklyn Girl, New York City Photos, Berenice Abbott, New York Street, Urban Decay, Street Photography

The streets of 1970s New York City: A decade of urban decay

Photographer Camilo José Vergara studied the South Bronx and Lower East Side during a period of economic stagnation.

View from the foot of the Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn, Photo by Camilo José Vergara. Manhattan Bridge, Lower Manhattan, World Trade Center Nyc, Retro Pop, Photo Essay, New York City, New York Skyline, Brooklyn, United States

Camilo José Vergara: The Twin Towers and the City

A chronicler of the urban environment documented the World Trade Center over the decades-long course of its construction, lifetime, destruction and regeneration.

Camilo José Vergara documented the impact of socioeconomic forces by rephotographing spots over the course of decades. Smoke Shops, Library Of Congress, Store Fronts, 40 Years, The Past, Nyc, Dutch, Cities, York

The changing face of a Harlem storefront over nearly 40 years

Camilo José Vergara documented the impact of socioeconomic forces by rephotographing spots over the course of decades.