Shadowy Towers of the World Trade Center rise behind St. Paul’s Chapel, ca. 1973.

Historic Trinity Church on lower Broadway at the foot of Wall Street. Behind loom the towers of one of Manhattan’s newest giants, The World Trade Center. 05/1973.

Blanche, Wil, PhotographerSeries: DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency’s Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, 1972 – 1977.  Record Group 412: Records of the Environmental Protection Agency, 1944 – 2006