Archived photos available from the Library of Congress on Flickr. This is a pilot progrman that has started with 1615 color photos from the 30's & 40" and 1500 photos from "News in 1910. This is a great resource for digital designers, have fun.
Another great shot of Times Square, this Quicktime VR (Virtual Reality also known as QTVR) offers a 360 degree view of Times Square ... don't forget to click & drag to look around the Shift & Control keys let you zoom in & out, for those unfamiliar with this format)
Although I am a kid at heart, I have been in the graphics and media industry for over 25 years and the web since late in 1993. I have worked as a UI designer, web designer, creative director, art director, professor, illustrator, and graphic designer. In recent years, I have been concentrating on UX (User eXperience) and UI (User Interface) design.