Jungle street. November 1992.

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Comments (9)

RawNerve on September 18, 2008

I use to live on the 5th floor of that building as a child....This picture really needs to be updated that area no longer looks like that....

☮Ronan 56 countries☮ on September 18, 2008

Sure, you're right !!i add a date !

RawNerve on December 2, 2008

1977 i was 3 years old my step father threw my dog out the window cause he peed on the bed.

RawNerve on December 2, 2008

Like i said up date your pictures noob

☮Ronan 56 countries☮ on December 11, 2008

It was a bad period. today it is not better? I remember seeing a sofa in a tree, put a car on the side on a sidewalk ... it was unbelievable, and everything a few kilometers of island city which is superb. period...

Few people know how much this area has been devastated ... it's like a silent war.

billyfoley on March 4, 2009

I lived there at 609 E 138 st from 9-1945 to 6-1948.I was 12, it was a rats nest in the apts and a warfest on the streets. There were gangfights very often. Irish dukes, McGintees vs puerto Ricans Jolly Stompers mostly. one side of 138 st was Irish the other Puerto Rican I went to PS9 on 138st and clark Jr high on 145 st. I would fight every day. I have am olive compextion. So I was a target,hence the fights. If anyone is interested this 77 year old wop guy will answer questions. Tony

☮Ronan 56 countries☮ on March 5, 2009

Hi Billyfoley, Of course I'd like to know how the neighborhood was before. Have you got a pictures ?? You've always lived in the South Bronx ??I'm interesting with the life in this district. Regards. Ronan

Andrea Lupi on March 9, 2009

I'm interested too..!

la nena sexy on March 13, 2009

i remember the oldayz

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    by ☮Ronan 56 countries☮
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