Tattooing Was Banned In NYC For Nearly 40 Years

Publisher: 
Gothamist
Date: 
January 31, 2017
The Tattooed New York exhibit is opening at the New-York Historical Society on February 3rd, and while it will examine three centuries of tattooing in New York, we're going to zero in on one odd era here: that time when tattoo artists were outlawed in NYC. It wasn't even that long ago—the ban came down in 1961 and lasted until 1997. Read more…
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