An enchanting view of the East River

It’s a city of islands, pulsing with color and motion. There’s the Triborough Bridge in the forefront; the 59th Street Bridge skip across Roosevelt Island in the background.

And the East River has never looked so magically blue:

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6 Responses to “An enchanting view of the East River”

  1. mykola (mick) dementiuk Says:

    An innocent New York of an innocent time too…that is until you walked it’s streets. But you know, I’ll take that time any day, it’s way better than the riches we have displayed everywhere. At least there were communities back then, Little Italy, Lower East Side, Germantown, etc. Never to return….

  2. greg Says:

    I like your site so much you’ve inspired me to start my own about Toronto.
    Greg Chown

  3. petey Says:

    before the east side drive, streets running right down to the river

  4. suppers Says:

    i have this postcard in my collection!!! cool!

  5. Irving Like Says:

    Please tell me the name of the artist who drew “An Enchanting View of the East River”. Thanks.

  6. wildnewyork Says:

    No artist is credited; it’s a penny postcard.

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