Urban Planet: Scenes from the NYC subway system in the ’80s

feature-urban-planet

Think your daily commute on public transit is rough? In these shots of the NYC subway system, photographer Bruce Davidson gives a glimpse of what it was like to ride the shambolic graffiti sprayed trains of The Big Apple circa 1980.

Via The Roosevelts and aperture

Urban Planet is a roundup of blogs from around the world dealing specifically with urban environments. We’ll be on the lookout for websites outside the country that approach themes related to urban experiences and issues.

For more stories from around the planet, check out Spacing on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have an Urban Planet worthy article you’d like to share? Send the link to urbanplanet@spacing.ca