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Terminal Bar: A Photographic Record of New York's Most Notorious Watering Hole

Autor: Nadelman, Sheldon
Nadelman, Stefan

Editorial: Princeton Architectural Press

Formato:Tapa Dura
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Terminal Bar: A Photographic Record of New York's Most Notorious Watering Hole : In 1972 Shelly Nadelman began a ten-year run bartending at one of New York City's most notorious dives: the Terminal Bar, located across the street from the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square. For ten years, right up until the bar closed for good in 1982, he shot thousands of black-and-white photographs, mostly portraits of his customers - neighborhood regulars, drag queens, thrill-seeking tourists, pimps and prostitutes, midtown office workers dropping by before catching a bus home to the suburbs - all of whom found welcome and respite at the Terminal Bar.

This extraordinary archive remained unseen for twenty years until his son Stefan rescued the collection, using parts of it in a documentary short. Featuring nine hundred photographs accompanied by reminiscences in Shelly Nadelman's inimitable voice, Terminal Bar brings back to life the 1970s presanitized Times Square, a raucous chapter of the city that never sleeps.


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Ciencias Sociales   Popular Culture
Viajes   United States

ISBN 13:9781616892135
ISBN 10:1616892137
Formato:Tapa Dura
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:176
Tamaño:9.25" l x 8.25" w x 1.00" h
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