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James Jowers' "Tompkins Square Park," 1967

Gelatin silver print.  George Eastman House collection.

6 Spooktacular Costumes From The Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

The annual Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade, which celebrated it’s 26th year of existence this October, brought hundred of dogs and loyal humans to the park to show off their Halloween’s best.  468 more words


PHOTOS: 26th Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in East Village

ALPHABET CITY, Manhattan — Pet owners dressed their dogs in some colorful and clever Halloween costumes for the 26th Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade… 697 more words


The hawks of New York City

A high-pitched shriek attracks my attention. I look up and see a young red-tailed hawk up in the tree. It clumsily tries to keep its balance on a branch as a bigger hawk lands next to it, with a pigeon in its claws. 157 more words


A Pack of Smokes

Mr. Butcher did not know where his cigarettes were but he did know one thing…they definitely were not on his person. And they definitely were not on the park bench at Tompkins Square Park where he had just been sitting. 410 more words