Vintage photos of winter in New York City

In honor of this weekend’s Snowstorm Nemo, here are some images of New York snowstorms from a century ago.

West Street, 1899

Click below for the rest of the photos…

Prospect Park, 1904

Harlem, 1896

Snow removal, 1896

Snow removal, 1896

Snow removal, 1899

Snow removal, 1899

Snow removal, 1899

Wagons headed to the river, 1899

Central Park, 1915

Clearing the street, 1896

Clearing the street, 1896

(All images courtesy of Library of Congress)

Eric Ferrara

I'm a 4th generation Lower East Sider, professional NYC history author, movie & TV consultant & personality, founder of Lower East Side History Project, and real estate agent at LOHO Realty.

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