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Date: 1968 ca.
Description: View from below of two boys standing in a doorway opening of an abandoned brick building in the East Village.
Description: A man and a woman (with a beehive hairstyle) observe the construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Description: A tugboat passes under the Brooklyn Bridge. Seagulls circle over the water and the developed shoreline is visible in the distance.
Description: A construction worker wearing a yellow hardhat looks up at the bottom portion of the World Trade Center.
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: date unknown
Description: Four children pose for a photograph, one holding a large wooden rake, while playing in the hay. Photograph published by C. E. Browne. Text in upper left co...
Description: Man sleeping on a sidewalk in front of a retractable metal gate in the Bowery.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Two different messages on a wall. One says: "Use Soap" and the other "Towey T..." In addition a small sign reads: "Marchi Makes Sense!"
Description: Group of men playing boccie, with their shadows casting over the game on East Houston Street.
Description: Albert and Elsa Seipp Madlener pose for their portrait on the day of their son Otto's wedding to Virginia Wetmore at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine....
Description: A man looks up to observe the construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Scene from Golden Ingots at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Costumed students act outdoors in a...
Description: Two men stand in a doorway near a potted plant outside the Brau Haus, a German-American Rathskeller. The lettering painted on the window reads, "1563 York...
Description: Spectators on the sidewalk observing the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: A small crowd gathered around a slightly elevated speaker in Washington Square Park. A videographer recording the event is in the foreground, and park tree...
Description: Silhouette of a construction worker and construction cranes at the World Trade Center.
Description: Two men sit in conversation on a low wall beside a watery expanse of the Hudson River. They are are hunched against the cold and pier pilings form the the...
Description: Two women, one holding a bag and one pushing a baby carriage, walk together across the cobbled path of Carl Schurz park. An approaching pedestrian and the...
Description: A man walking with a cane in the sand dunes on Coney Island. A dilapidated fence cuts across the foreground of the beach and a rock jetty juts into the ba...
Description: Two women having a conversation standing on a sidewalk next to a brick building and near a decorative metal fence. Graffiti on the brick wall reads, "Ho l...
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