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NYC photos from the Great Depression

Newly released photos will take you back in time to a Depression-era New York City.

Yale University posted images online -- provided by the Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information -- which show an iconic New York City during the 1930s.

Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, and Arthur Rothstein are among the photographers whose images are included in the tens of thousands of pictures.

Scroll through to see some decades-old scenes.

Check out the full library of photos here.

Children playing in the gutter, 1936

Photographer Russell Lee captured two children playing in
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Photographer Russell Lee captured two children playing in the gutter on 139th Street in the Bronx in 1936.

49th Street near Sixth Avenue, 1937

Street scene on 49th Street near Sixth Avenue,
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Street scene on 49th Street near Sixth Avenue, photographed by Arthur Rothstein in 1937.

Employment agency, 1937

People line up at an employment agency on
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

People line up at an employment agency on Sixth Avenue in Manhattan in 1937 in a photo taken by Arthur Rothstein.

A bootblack in Manhattan, 1937

Arthur Rothstein captured a bootblack on the corner
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Arthur Rothstein captured a bootblack on the corner of 14th Street and Eighth Avenue in Manhattan in 1937.

Newsstand and subway, 1937

Arthur Rothstein captured a newsstand and subway on
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Arthur Rothstein captured a newsstand and subway on Eighth Avenue in Manhattan in 1937.

Children play in the street, 1938

Walker Evans shot this photo of children playing
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Walker Evans shot this photo of children playing in the street on 61st Street between First and Second Avenues in Manhattan.

Ice seller, 1938

Photographer Jack Allison captured this image of an
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Photographer Jack Allison captured this image of an ice cone seller in 1938.

Tenant on 61st Street, 1938

This Walker Evans photo shows a tenant on
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

This Walker Evans photo shows a tenant on 61st Street between First and Third avenues in 1938.

A man outside a butcher shop, 1938

Photographer Jack Allison captured this image of a
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Photographer Jack Allison captured this image of a man outside a butcher shop in 1938.

Christmas tree, 1938

Unemployed workers gather in front of a shack

Unemployed workers gather in front of a shack with a Christmas tree at East 12th Street, photographed by Russell Lee in 1938.

Livery stable, 1938

Photographer Russell Lee captured this image of an
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Photographer Russell Lee captured this image of an old livery stable on the east side of Manhattan in 1938.

Peanut wagon, 1938

A peanut wagon on Lenox Avenue and 133rd
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

A peanut wagon on Lenox Avenue and 133rd Street, photographed in 1938 by Jack Allison.

Woman in the window, 1938

A woman sits in the window on 61st
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

A woman sits in the window on 61st Street in Manhattan in this photo taken by Walker Evans in 1938.

62nd Street and First Avenue, 1938

Sheldon Dick captured this photo of the corner
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Sheldon Dick captured this photo of the corner of 62nd Street and First Avenue in Manhattan in 1938.

'Social Justice,' 1939

Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

"Social Justice," founded by Father Coughlin, was sold on important street corners and intersections in Manhattan. Dorothea Lange took this 1939 photograph.

Outside St. Patrick's Cathedral, 1939

People wait for an uptown bus on Fifth
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

People wait for an uptown bus on Fifth Avenue outside St. Patrick's Cathedral in July 1939. Photographed by Dorothea Lange.

Washington Market, 1939

This Arthur Rothstein photo shows Washington Market in
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

This Arthur Rothstein photo shows Washington Market in Manhattan in 1939.

Grey day, 1939

Photographer Marion Post Wolcott captured a gray day
Photo Credit: The Library Of Congress, FSA/OWI Collection/Yale University

Photographer Marion Post Wolcott captured a gray day in New York City in 1939.

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