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Date: 1888-12-15 before

Description: Front and inside front covers of a menu with a three-dimensional violin, a stringed bow, a sprig of cloth holly leaves and three berries, and a blue ribbon...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Docked fishing boats of various sizes on the Hudson River. In the foreground, a man sits reading a newspaper on The North Star.

Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.

Date: 1925 

Description: Workers, cranes and International trucks excavating area for future New York City subway.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys standing in a doorway opening of an abandoned brick building in the East Village.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A group of men watch a bocce game on a court on East Houston Street. The line of men standing on the lip of the court cast elongated silhouettes onto the...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Spectators on the sidewalk observing the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1932 

Description: Philip bartending at The Bath Club.

Photograph

Young Orson Welles

Date: 1933-09-23 

Description: Portrait of a young Orson Wells wearing a suit, heavily retouched to isolate him from the background.

Photograph

Anthony Comstock

Date:  

Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A moving announcement from Dr. Bodog F. Beck. Announcing the removal of his office to 116 East 58th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, New York Cit...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...

Date: 2006-11-23 before

Description: One-page menu for a five-course Thanksgiving dinner at The Beard House prepared by L’Etoile, with the restaurant logo and a background head and shoulders i...

Photograph

New York Harbor

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Leviathan

Date: 1970 

Description: Cover of "Leviathan", an underground newspaper, featuring a profile of a Muslim with the barrel of a gun in place of his eye. Topics referenced at the top...

Photograph

Shoeshine Boy

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of a shoeshine boy, with a brick wall forming the backdrop. His clothes are tattered, and his work box rests on his left shoulder.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Man sleeping on a sidewalk in front of a retractable metal gate in the Bowery.

Date:  

Description: Engraved, full-length, seated portrait of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy from 1861-1869.

Photograph

War Tax Resistance

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A demonstration of the war tax resistance taking place in Mid-Manhattan.

Date: 1969 

Description: Construction workers gather to meet near the office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors before beginning work during the construction of the Wor...

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