Thursday/ Times Square, then and now

I had a picture from twenty years ago, of a New York City street corner somewhere in Times Square, and I stubbornly used Google Street View until I finally found the place that I had taken the 1999 picture from.  It looks very different today!

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Here’s the jolly April 1999 picture that I had taken. It turned out that the Subway neon sign (middle left) is still there today. And I could use the tall white building on the far right to verify this is the corner of 42nd Street and 7th Avenue. where can i buy ivermectin ivermectin P.S. Disney’s Lion King animated movie was released in 1994. Lion King as a musical debuted on stage in October of 1997, and has since become a monstrous success. By 2017 it had grossed some $8.1 billion.
Here is as close as I could get to the spot that I had stood on, for that picture of April 1999, in the latest Google Street View (Oct. 2018) images.  The Subway sign is still there, and a sliver of the white building in the 1999 picture can be made out down the street.

2 Replies to “Thursday/ Times Square, then and now”

  1. Good work in re-looking at an old memory. I’ve always been interested in going back to see houses currently that I have pictures of when I lived in them many years ago.

    1. Yes, it’s interesting to do that, and see what changed! Some things stay around for a long time in one form or another, though. Seems in the Google Street View picture someone – maybe Netflix – is advertising the Clint Eastwood’s classic Western ‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’, a movie which was released in 1967!

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