Wednesday, June 14, 2006

DOWNTOWN, NEW YORK

ONE MO' TIME - MAY 2003


"SPHERE - The original sphere of the WTC fountain, after the crash of the buildings, now at Battery Park. The Sphere - created in 1971 by Fritz Koenig - was described as «a monument fostering world peace». It was stored by the Port Authority in a hangar at Kennedy Airport since having been pulled from underneath the collapsed towers"


"BATTERY PARK - Sculpture"


"STATUE OF LIBERTY - Too far away..."


"MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE at Battery Park City - A living memorial to the Holocaust"


"WORLD FINANCIAL CENTER - Always there"


"GROUND ZERO - Slowly recovering"


"WALL STREET - I always loved this view of Trinity Church"




"PIER 17 - South Street Seaport, Fulton Street..."


"BROOKLYN BRIDGE"


"WOOLWORTH BUILDING (1910-1913) - At sixty stories, is one of the oldest and one of the most famous skyscrapers in New York. Ninety three years after its construction, it is still one of the fifty tallest buildings in the United States, and one of the most beautiful skyscrapers ever built..."


"CITY HALL and US COURT - Some days spent there, and lots of rain to get there..."

2 comments:

Ron said...

Nice pic of the trinity church:)

Trotter said...

Ron,
It's also one of my favourites; I think I've several of them at different visits... ;)