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July 1970: An inner city back street that was home to many of Melbourne's poor. The original caption written for this photograph defined the poor as widows, the unemployed, unmarried mothers and the derelict.

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Abandoned theater in New York City. Brooklyn's King Theater was once one of the country's grandest movie theaters. The theater opened on Flatbush Ave in 1929 and was one of five "Loew's Wonder Theaters" in New York. The theater closed in 1977 and has been abandoned ever since. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

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Suède / Dans un ancien entrepôt : Kafé magazinet /

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In the late 19th century there were six slate quarries in the Cwmorthin Valley, Tanygrisiau, North Wales with 300 people living and working there. The quarries are all now silent, disused and derelict. Cwmorthin Valley is a wonderful place full of history with an eerie silence. Here the hard working families helped define a period in Welsh history. Welsh Slate was and still is renowned around the world. Workers walked from Bethesda each week to work in this quarry. In this photo the…

Michigan Central Station, built in 1913 and was the tallest railroad station in the world at 230 ft. The last train to leave, departed the station in 1988.

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Neue Heimat is one of those hard to define super cool spaces. Located in a funky and edgy derelict area along Revaler ...