A Moment In Time: New York City Subways In The 1970's

By Julian Sonny

New York City in the late 1970's was a completely different world compared to modern day New York. One of the starkest differences was the subway system.

Photographer Bruce Davidson captured the era of graffiti-filled trains, which played host to interesting characters, armed robberies, and the gangs which inspired the cult classic The Warriors. Here are some of his finest images:

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