Before Mayor Guiliani turned Times Square into a family friendly location it was known for violence, drugs and porn. It was a very dangerous place but at the same time exciting. These photos remind us of what it was like back in those days.
Playing Hooky on 42d-Street, 1985
“The Deuce”, 1985
Times Square Vicinity, 1988
42d Street & 8th Ave. A.K.A. “The Deuce”, 1988
“JESUS SAID” Times Square, 1988
Times Square Region, 1989