I’ve posted Geoff Tompkinson’s hyper lapse videos before, but this one is worth watching if only because it centers around NYC’s bustling landscape of vehicles and people.
This is the best alternative for a horseless-carriage-NY that I’ve seen so far. For those wanting the allure of the carriage ride, I hope this takes off.
Here’s a photo of the trolley stop in passenger operation sometime before 1935 when the trolley closed permanently. It’d be great to bring the trolley back to Midtown. UPDATE: The photo was taken around 1889.