Black and White Street Photographs of New York City by Matt Weber

November 10, 2015

Harlem 1988

CrumblingTruck-Harlem-1988 copyI use to think I was going to publish a book called “Crumbling New York”

This might make the cover of another book that I’ll get done, in my dreams…

©Matt Weber

October 28, 2015

Harlem Triptych 1988

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October 16, 2015

Harlem 2015

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September 25, 2015

Harlem 1985

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September 23, 2015

Harlem Diptych 1989

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September 17, 2015

Harlem 1986

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September 16, 2015

“Small’s Paradise” Harlem 1985

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September 4, 2015

“Tony’s Newsstand” Harlem 1988

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August 20, 2015

Harlem Candy Store 1949-1986


July 28, 2015

SHOE SHINE Harlem 1985

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July 18, 2015

Harlem 1985 (Ektachrome?)

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July 11, 2015

Harlem 1985

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July 8, 2015

“Jhon’s Thrift Store” Harlem 1985

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July 5, 2015

“Watermelons” Harlem 1985

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June 9, 2015

“RADIO CITY” Harlem 1985

post-Harlem-Radio-City-RGB-1985 copy

This is one of my favorite Kodachromes…

©Matt Weber

June 5, 2015

“Playland” Harlem 1987

Many people remember the Playland arcades of Times Square, but how many hung out at the one uptown?

©Matt WeberHarlem-PLAYLAND-1987 copy

May 22, 2015

Harlem May 22d 1965

Fifty years ago today!

©Matt Weber 2015Harlem-PawnShopWall-May22-1965-2014 copy

May 5, 2015

125th St. Harlem 1988

©Matt WeberHarlem-APOLLO copy

May 3, 2015

“The Rolls Royce Club” Harlem 1985

©Matt WeberHarlem-RollsRoyceClub-1985 copy

April 23, 2015

Harlem 1985

Another old house which caught me eye. If most of the brownstones were built in the 1880s and 90s,  then this one should be older, but I’m not an expert…©Matt WeberHArlem-Abandoned-House-1985 copy

April 22, 2015

Harlem 1985

Once upon a time there was this old house, a veritable mansion just sitting up there in Harlem on nearly half an acre. I was very intrigued and wished I had the money to restore it, but then I blinked and it was gone…

©Matt Weber Harlem-Mansion-RSD-1985 copy

April 20, 2015

Harlem “Easter Sunday” 1988

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April 17, 2015

“Self Titled” Harlem 1989

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March 24, 2015

Harlem 1985

Taken a few years before the “Gold Rush” on Harlem real estate. These shells were there for pennies and I wish I had seen the potential, but my crystal ball was a bit blurry at the time! ©Matt WeberHarlem-Tenements-Laundromat-1985 copy

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