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1974: Newtown Creek Sewage Treatment Plant

Photograph of the Newtown Creek Sewage Treatment Plant in Brooklyn, which began operation in 1967 and currently treats 18% of the City’s wastewater.

Artist Credit: Hope Alexander. Reprinted with permission. The National Archives


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