New York City Postcard
Sam Falk Photographer
This modern reproduction postcard features a beautiful black and white photograph of an elevated train on Third Avenue in New York City.
The original photo was taken by The New York Times photographer Sam Falk c.1952
"Mr. Falk, was a pioneer in 35-millimeter photography at The Times and joined the staff in 1925 and during his career specialized in photographs of famous people and events.
He toured with President Calvin Coolidge and covered national political conventions and championship boxing matches. He also covered the Lindbergh kidnapping trial, snapped finishes of the Kentucky Derby and roamed the United States and Europe taking pictures for The New York Times Magazine." The New York Times, May 21.1991.
Postcard Condition: Mint
Postcard Oversize: 4 7/8 by 6 1/2 inches (12.2 x 16.5 cm).