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Guide to the William Grabowski Photographs
1980s, 2004-2020
 PR 321

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Marybeth Kavanagh (2016), Larry Weimer (2018-21)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 03, 2021
Finding aid is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Grabowski, William, 1954-
Title: William Grabowski photographs
Dates [inclusive]: 1985-88, 2004-2020 (bulk, 2014-2020)
Abstract: The William Grabowski photographs consist of about 1,160 color prints of digital snapshots of New York City, primarily Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn, taken mostly between 2014 and 2020. Especially well-represented in the collection are images of graffiti art/murals in Bushwick, Brooklyn and at 5 Pointz in Long Island City, Queens; street performers, theater marquees, and other scenes from the Times Square/Theater District; winter holiday decorations and events such as the Holiday Train Show and the illuminated residences of Dyker Heights, Brooklyn; and a broad range of structures around the city, especially museums, corporate towers, bridges, parks, churches, etc., with some skyline views.
Quantity: 14 Linear feet in 8 flat boxes
Language: The documents are photographic but to the extent there is text it is in English.
Call Phrase: PR 321