Those Were the Snow-Laden Days

Winter in NYC (photo gallery): Blizzards, Flurries and Snowfalls Through the Years…NY Daily News

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Need a lift? A lucky lady catches a ride with a smiling gentleman outside City Hall as others trudge by during a snowy day in 1947.

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Rather than brave public transportation on an icy day in New York City, a family heads down Park Avenue via dog sled during the winter of 1947.

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The World’s Fair isn’t exactly bustling after a frozen day left the spectacle completely covered in white powder during the winter of 1939.

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Traffic jam! An unexpected blizzard makes for dangerous driving conditions near East 42nd street, where gale-force winds and a foot of snow brings cars and buses to a stop. This photo, shot in 1967, was taken from the Chrysler Building.

see entire gallery: NY Daily News

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