One of several highrise apartments whose  construction was stopped by city ordinance to preserve Breezy Point  Peninsula in Queens, New York, for public recreational use. Photo taken  in May of 1973. (Arthur Tress/NARA)

One of several highrise apartments whose construction was stopped by city ordinance to preserve Breezy Point Peninsula in Queens, New York, for public recreational use. Photo taken in May of 1973. (Arthur Tress/NARA)