The Old Essex County Jail
The haunting interior of a Newark jail constructed in the 1830s, currently occupied by a group of squatters.
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The Loews 46th St. Theater
The faded grandeur of a former movie palace in Borough Park.
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P.S. 186 Gymnasium
Sunrise at P.S. 186
Dawn breaks on a crumbling classroom in Harlem's P.S. 186. The decaying school may be renovated into affordable housing and a new Boys and Girls Club.
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P.S. 186 Classroom
Inside, bands of color project across a crumbling classroom.
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Downpour in P.S. 186
Rain funnels through holes in the ceiling of P.S. 186 during a summer downpour.
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P.S. 186 Staircase
Ornate details in a wrought iron staircase at P.S. 186 are still visible through 40 years of decay.
P.S. 186 Auditorium
Seating rots into the floor of P.S. 186's auditorium.
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P.S 186 Exterior
Trees grow out of P.S. 186 in Harlem.
Grossinger's Catskills Resort was once a favored upscale destination for Jewish New Yorkers. A summer at Grossinger's is said to be the inspiration for the movie "Dirty Dancing."
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Catwalks connected the indoor swimming pool to the Jennie G. Hotel.
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Grossinger's Resort Interior
The verdant Catskills encroach on a second-floor suite of the Jennie G. Hotel.
Teenagers have transformed some areas of the hotel into a makeshift paintball arena.
Skating at Grossinger's
A cheerful striped motif in a collapsing ice skating facility hints at happier times.
The Freedom Tunnel under Riverside Park once held a vast number of squatters known as "the mole people." Amtrak evicted the residents and reactivated the line in the 1990s, but the tunnel remains a mecca for graffiti artists.
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Marine Transfer Bridge
A dead skate washes up on the shore of the Jamaica Bay under the Marine Transfer Bridge.
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