Future New York, The City of Skyscrapers (1925)

This postcard from 1925 imagines future New York City, "The City of Skyscrapers." Utopian New York of the 1920s had a lot of levels, with a system of elevated trains, beautiful flying contraptions, and towering skyscrapers reaching toward the heavens.

I'm fascinated by New York futurism, as it generally had a more… » 7/10/10 3:00pm 7/10/10 3:00pm