The historian of the New York Press Photographers Association Mark Hermann has taken classic Daily News photos and superimposed them over what the location looks like today. Pictured above is a 1946 fire in Williamsburg taken at Grand st. and Kent.
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Edna Egbert fights with police who are trying to stop her from jumping off her ledge at 497 Dean St.
Wreckage of Flight 826 in Park Slope that killed 133 people in 1960.
Gangster Frankie Yale killed in a drive-by at 923 44th St. in Brooklyn.
A large explosion blew out of windows of 66 Court St. in Downtown Brooklyn.
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