Lost Splendor

Past and present by an archives student and new Bostonian. @freifraufitz

Night Lights: Central Park from Fifth Avenue, New York City, December 2013.
It’s tough to ignore how much this house looks like a piece of cake. Specifically some sort of lemon buttercream.
The views you see while waiting on bus lines.
Can we talk about how pleasant this townhouse is. Answer: Mega Pleasant
Spotted on 65th between Madison and Park
"Times Square, 1935. Betty Boop on the marquee. The Astor came down mid-sixties, along with Penn Station and Singer Building" (via)
New York City, 1953 by Vivian Maier (via Vivian Maier)
Upper West: March 31st, 2013
On the road back to Amherst.
New York City: January 23rd, 1957 (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
South of Dakota: Upper West Side of Manhattan through Central Park, March 2013.
Back to my last semester of undergrad. Lets do this thing.
St. Patrick’s Cathedral, New York City c. 1907 (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
Dakota Views: Central Park, March 17th, 2013
New York City, 1905 (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
Some curious signs, there.
Frost Junction: New York City, December 1947 (LIFE)
Grand Central Station: Manhattan, 1940s via The Museum of New York City
Alice: Central Park. December, 2012.