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Photos: The Early Days of WNYC

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Al Tropea started at WNYC as an engineer before moving on to work at City Hall, recording various events for 37 years. Over the course of that time, he took incredible photos of WNYC in its hey-day.

 

Master Control
Master Control (Al Tropea)

 

WNYC announcer
WNYC announcer (Al Tropea)

 

The WNYC van
The WNYC van (Al Tropea)

 

WNYC studio
WNYC studio (Al Tropea)

 

WNYC announcer
WNYC announcer (Al Tropea)

 

Antenna base
Antenna base (Al Tropea)

 

Leonard Lopate and engineers
Leonard Lopate and engineers at the 1986 Mets Parade (Al Tropea)