Rockefeller Center, Governors Island, and Liberty Island

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The gold Prometheus statue above the Rockefeller Center skating rink. Created by Paul Manship in 1934.
Prometheus close-up
Here you can more clearly see the zodiac signs embossed around Prometheus's ring.
View from the Rainbow Room
The Rainbow Room on the top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza has astounding views of Manhattan. This one, to the south, shows the Empire State Building.
View from the Rainbow Room
The northward view of Central Park.
The Rainbow Room
Here it's set up for their Sunday brunch, but at night, the buffet is removed and the dance floor revealed.
Rainbow Room Crystals
Strings of prismatic crystals hang in front of the windows at the Rainbow Room.
Statue of Liberty
View of Lady Liberty from New York Harbor, taken aboard the Circle Line ship.
Liberty from below
Liberty from below
Liberty Island
Castle Williams
Photo by Jim Henderson.
Castle Williams interior
Liberty in the distance
The State of Liberty as seen from the shore of Governors Island.
Castle Williams interior
Fort Jay aerial
Fort Jay on Governors Island, in a photo from the government archives.
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