2009-02-20 / Community

Where In Rockaway Do We Stand?

(above) Some of the buildings should give you a clue as to where this is, but in what year was it taken? (above) Some of the buildings should give you a clue as to where this is, but in what year was it taken? Old photos from The Wave archives are always intriguing, and we always get lots of interesting information from old-time Rockaway residents when we run them on our pages. See if you can figure out these four. If you can, call The Wave at 718-634-4000 or email at editor@rockawave.com

(above) This World War II era photo was taken in an area that was once the transportation hub on the peninsula. Where was it, and in what year was this taken? (above) This World War II era photo was taken in an area that was once the transportation hub on the peninsula. Where was it, and in what year was this taken? (above) This institution has proven to be one of the peninsula's most important. What is it, and where is it located? (above) This institution has proven to be one of the peninsula's most important. What is it, and where is it located? (right) Now a gated enclave, which housing complex are we looking at from the air, and in what year was this taken? (right) Now a gated enclave, which housing complex are we looking at from the air, and in what year was this taken?

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