New York Market, 1917

Interior retail stalls at Washington Market in New York City in 1917. New York Word-Telegram & Sun Newspaper Collection

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While this is much larger and brighter, it still has the same feel of an indoor market I found in Toulouse, France in 1970:

Europe Trip - Jun 1971 - Toulouse Market

 

Of course, such places still exist: here Quincy Market in Boston:

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I’ve always loved spaces like this, and I think we need more of them.

The Old Wolf has spoken.

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