See New York City in the 1930s and Now: A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Same Streets & Landmarks

The New Yorker has posted a very neat split-screen tour of the same streets in New York City, letting you see the Big Apple in the 1930s and today. Times Square, Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge--they're all on display. What a difference 80 years make.

Below you can find other historical videos and photos of NYC ... and London and Berlin too. Enjoy.

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  • Brian says:

    The more things change, the more they stay the same. Back then there were more horses and trolleys. Today, there are more bikes and runners.

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