New York - A First Impression by Helen McKie
A first impression of New York by the Bystander's globe-trotting lady artist-reporter, Helen McKie showing its famous skyscrapers and the multi-racial crowds in Fifth Avenue and on Broadway. Date: 1927
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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General view of Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
A general view of the central business district of Auckland, North Island, New Zealand, with a boat travelling across the harbour. The Sky Tower on the right, used for observation and telecommunications, is 328 metres tall, making it the tallest freestanding structure in the Southern Hemisphere, and the 13th tallest member of the World Federation of Great Towers. It has become an iconic structure in Auckland's skyline.
© Mary Evans Picture Library/HUBERTUS KANUS
The Dark Lady of the Skyscrapersby David Wright
The Dark Lady of the Skyscrapers by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or 'pin-ups' for 'The Sketch' during the 1940's. David Wright's 'Lovelies' proved hugely popular and adorned practically every military mess, bunker, dormitory or club room in the country during World War II.
© Estate of David Wright/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library