1956: Piccadilly Circus.

31 Gorgeous Photos Of The London Underground In The '50s And '60s

November 17, 2011 | New Photography | by  Nini Baseema|    One of the most evocative contemporary photography series I have seen in a while is Michael Wolf’s Tokyo Compression. The German shoots people in the subway trains of the Japanese capital. The result is breathtaking: an emotional collection of commuting individuals, with each portrait telling a unique story.

Tokyo Compression photo essay by Michael Wolf

Photographs of everyday life in 1950s New York City discovered in an attic 45 years later | Creative Boom

By Katy Cowan The vintage photographs you’re about to see have an interesting history. They all came from a cardboard box filled with negatives that was unopened and virtually forgotten for over 45 years.

Love and sadness: In Kubrick's 1940s New York City subway, love existed simultaneously with urban depravity

Stanley Kubrick's New York: Stunning photos show the 1940s subway system

Stanley Kubrick's Amazing Old Photos Of The NYC Subway System. The photos were taken in 1946 during his time as a photographer for Look magazine.

subway - Walker Evans

Grand Central Turns 100: A Look Back, Then And Now

Dope Photo Shuttle that links Times Square to Grand central Terminal New York Times, New York City Subway Archives. Photo by Librado Romero.