New York City, May 8 1945: V-E Day

Here are some scanned photographs from May 8, 1945, showing huge crowds of people filling the streets of New York City celebrating V-E Day. These reportedly were US Coast Guard photographs; the originals belong to my grandfather, who served in the USCG at the time.

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Email if you have further information about these photographs.

All rights to these photographs are hereby assigned to the public domain.

Gregory Sutter,
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