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Image of an Apple
Blue Arch, reading 'School'

PHOTO TOUR OF BRONX

These photos are not to be reproduced in any form without the written permission of the Department of Records and Information Services, Municipal Archives, 31 Chambers Street, NY, NY 10007. They provide a sampling of photos that are available for purchase. Please contact Kenneth Cobb, Director, Municipal Archives at 212-788-8580 if you are interested in purchasing rnew prints.

The Municipal Archives, which provided these photographs, is part of the Department of Records and Information Services, and is one of the little known treasures of New York. Archivists at 31 Chambers Street are ready to help researchers of all ages delve into their own histories and the history of the City. Visit between the hours of 9am - 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday; 9am - 1pm Friday, (holidays excluded).

Kate Smith & Babe Ruth
Kate Smith and Babe Ruth at the World Series, Yankee Stadium
1936
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Keating Hall, Fordham University
Keating Hall, Fordham University
February 24, 1937
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Bronx Movie Theater
Bronx Movie Theatre
ca. 1940
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Bronx Stores
Bronx Stores
ca. 1940
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Old Street
Wave Hill, 675 West 252nd Street, Bronx. Wave Hill was built in 1843 and Deeded to the City of New York in 1960 by the Freeman Family.
ca. 1960
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