What Did Times Square Look Like in 1953?

This great detailed photo shows New York City’s Times Square in 1953. Click on it to see a larger version. The photo was taken a few days before New Year’s Eve.

Dec. 29, 1953. “New York City views. Times Square at night.” Let’s meet at the Brass Rail. 4×5 acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner.

Source: Shorpy