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Name Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)

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Image of [Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Shuttered stores, specifically, a furniture store and photography studio, as well as trash on the street, and supports for the elevated subway tracks.

Image of [Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Image shows a white truck parked alongside store fronts under the elevated train. A man is walking on the sidewalk and another is walking in the middle of the street.

Image of [Church] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Church] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A photo of what appears to be a church with a stone bell tower. Next to it is a building with a sign reading "Funeraria" running down its side.

Image of [Town houses] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Town houses] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Image shows the second and third stories of several town houses.

Image of [Official building comprised of several architectural styles] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Official building comprised of several architectural styles] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A building that appears official in nature, with ionic columns and an eclectic combination of architectural styles. There's a man standing on the front stairs in yellow pants. We also see a green-yellow car in the foreground, a police car and other cars in the background.

Image of [Playing in fire hydrant water] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Playing in fire hydrant water] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A boy with his pants rolled up, playing in water gushing from a fire hydrant, in front of a row of parked cars. The hydrant is on the other side of the street. There are two people standing by the hydrant and a group of people on the other side of the street, several houses from the boy playing. On the side is a row of townhouses. There is a lot of trash in front of the townhouse in the foreground.

Image of [Corner of a church] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Corner of a church] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

The corner of a baroque-style church, with crosses on the top of the front door and on the highest dome.

Image of [Corner of an abandoned townhouse] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Corner of an abandoned townhouse] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

The corner of an abandoned, fire-damaged townhouse and row of store fronts, next to a red traffic light at an intersection. All the windows are broken or missing and the storefront has its gates drawn. There are two poster advertisements on the side of the building. There is a puddle of water in the intersection and we see a fire hydrant on the sidewalk.

Image of [View of fire-damaged rowhouse] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[View of fire-damaged rowhouse] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

View of a fire-damaged townhouse. The exterior of the top story has been burned away, exposing the interior and staining the exterior of the building.

Image of [Small stone and brick building] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Small stone and brick building] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A small stone and brick building that is likely connected to a larger building or church but this part is obscured by tree branches. The doorway of the small building is overflowing with trash and debris.

Image of [Recreational center] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Recreational center] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A concrete recreational center surrounded by a fence. A group of people sit and linger on or near benches and there are two children on swings in the background. A few pedestrians are walking by the facilities. There is a large amount of trash and/or debris on the curb adjacent to the center. In the background is a large brick building.

Image of [Back view of damaged building] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Back view of damaged building] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Back view of an abandoned and damaged building with its fire escapes in sight. All of the windows are missing or broken. The first floor appears to be an auto body shop, per the sign, and there is a dumpster adjacent to the first floor. There is also a sign for a pay phone.

Image of [Yard next to recreational facility] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Yard next to recreational facility] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

The yard adjacent to the concrete recreational facility. The yard is filled with stones and debris. In the background, we can see some people inside the fence surrounding the center and in the foreground, a young boy walks in the yard.

Image of [Yard] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Yard] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Image shows a yard--which might be adjacent to the recreational facility seen in other photos in this collection--scattered with garbage and debris. In the background is a fence (possibly surrounding the recreational facility) as well as several brick buildings.

Image of [Razed building construction site] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Razed building construction site] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

Image shows a razed building construction site filled with rubble, as well as a bulldozer. There are five parked cars and three people in the background.

Image of [Side view of townhouses] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Side view of townhouses] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A side view of townhouses with boarded or papered-up windows and doors.

Image of [Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A street scene showing a townhouse part of which has been leveled, damaging that part of the building that is still standing by exposing its interior. In the foreground is a "no parking 8 AM - 11 AM" sign and a row of cars. There are some pedestrians in view.

Image of [Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Bushwick street scene] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

A street scene with two small children mugging for the camera in the foreground. Next to them is a group with two women and some children, one of whom sits in a stoller. Cars are parked alongside the street and people stand and walk outside the townhouses that also line either side of the street.

Image of [Recreational facility] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Recreational facility] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

The large amount of debris outside the recreational facility. Behind the fence a group of people sits and lingers.

Image of [Garbage in the street] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

[Garbage in the street] - 1977 Blackout Slide collection

The large piles of garbage and debris in the street. In the background is a row of townhouses and storefronts and we can see a line of cars approaching. The photo is deteriorating and has a strong magenta tint.