#WhereInNYC Photo Quiz 1 — solution

We challenged readers to identify where in New York City, this photo was taken:



Lots of fantastic guesses came in via Twitter — some of them remarkably close to the correct address. Here’s the full picture and the address/caption below.




Lucky Fish store. Who’s lucky? The fish? Forsyth Street, between Rivington and Stanton Streets.


As featured in:

bookjacket The New York Nobody Knows
Walking 6,000 Miles in the City
William B. Helmreich
Read chapter 1: http://press.princeton.edu/chapters/s10060.pdf