Edges of the City

1960 – 1970

July 3, 2011
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1.)

 

1965: “A Dim View”

First Blackout in NYC(Gatewood, 194)

2.)

 

1966: The Day the Subways Stopped

3.)

 

Chief of Transit Workers Union, Mike Quill – Guard in Grand Central arrested later to have a heart attack in jail and left to die. (Gatewood, 196)


1957

July 3, 2011
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Subway Strikes greatly increased the amount of city traffic for pedestrians and cars city wide

http://ziegfeldgirl.multiply.com/photos/photo/61/131


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