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Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Close-up of tools on the back of a tar wagon on West 181st Street. Tar soaked brooms glisten in the sun and a pot of tar loosely covered with a hub cap si...
Description: A construction worker wearing a yellow hardhat looks up at the bottom portion of the World Trade Center.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction worker standing near a safety sign at the World Trade Center construction site.
Description: Small groups of men in suits sit around tables in folding chairs playing cards in a sunny parking lot. A bridge stretches into the distance above the card...
Description: A boy looking through a pay binocular stand in Battery Park. Graffiti makes the device seem to smile and young trees grow in the background.
Description: A demonstration of the war tax resistance taking place in Mid-Manhattan.
Description: "The Twin Towers of Lower Manhattan stand majestic as a tour boat goes by."
Description: Silhouette of a construction worker and construction cranes at the World Trade Center.
Description: Two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: An elderly man sitting on a bench reading a newspaper near the World Trade Center.
Description: View of Manhattan from the Staten Island Ferry, with a couple standing in the foreground. The woman is wearing a leopard print coat, and seagulls wheel in...
Description: A business man sits on a water pipe while smoking outside of a building near the construction site of the World Trade Center.
Description: Cover of a brochure celebrating a new International Harvester Manhattan branch, featuring an aerial photograph of Manhattan, including the corner of West 4...
Date: 1906 after
Description: A view of St. Paul's Chapel and the surrounding buildings. The structure features a Classical-style porch, columns, pediment, and dome. Arched, stain gla...
Description: Office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors at the construction site for the World Trade Center. The construction office has an American flag han...
Date: 1930 after
Description: View of a bathroom in the Amalgamated Clothing Workers Cooperative Apartments. Features porcelain bathtub, sink, and toilet.
Description: Architectural foundations of the World Trade Center.
Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: Times Square in New York City facing north on a foggy winter day in January or February. On the right is Loew's State Theatre which is playing "Big Brother...
Description: Two construction workers take a break at the side of the building of the World Trade Center.
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