Lower East Side Shop

The cultural character of New York neighborhoods has been vanishing for years as local shops are replaced by luxury condos and corporate chain stores.

The images in this projects include businesses that have survived these changes and continue to connect us to our past.

Lower East Side Shop
Lower East Side Deli
Italian Pastry shop in the East Village
Chinatown Tea Parlor
Village Vanguard in the West Village
East Village Appliance Shop
East Village Punk Store
Littly Italy Meat Market
Lower East Side Kinish Bakery
Porto Rico Importing Company in East Village
East Village Italian Speciality Market
Murray Hil Pastry Shop
Lower East Side Bar
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