New York is the city that has everything. It seems that city life is never ending and there is always something going on.

These photos of 1970s New York give gritty insight into the city’s urban decay and the people who lived there.

Shot by Camilo José Vergara, these photos represent some of his earlier work, that shows the crazy life of New York back in the day.

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via So Bad So Good

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