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Description: Waist-up engraved portrait of General Ambrose Burnside.
Description: Two men wearing International jumpsuits wait to be assisted at the mechanics' parts counter at International's New York Manhattan truck branch. Two men wo...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Cigar box label with portraits of inventors Thomas Edison, Eli Whitney, Robert Fulton, Cyrus McCormick, Richard March Hoe. Around the edges are illustratio...
Description: Jefferson Davis, center, surrounded by, clockwise from the top, Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, A.P. Hill, J.E.B. Stuart, Braxton Bragg, Joseph E. John...
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 sign shows a smiling Asian American man holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisemnt for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The sign reads "Y...
Date: date unknown
Description: A aerial view of the campus, with the largest brick and stone buildings visible in the center. Trees border the structures and people are walking on paths...
Description: A construction worker wearing a yellow hardhat looks up at the bottom portion of the World Trade Center.
Date: 1903-12-12 before
Description: One-page menu for a dinner at O'Neill House. Includes an oval black and white quarter-length portrait of Wisconsin governor Robert M. La Follette Sr., with...
Description: Docked fishing boats of various sizes on the Hudson River. In the foreground, a man sits reading a newspaper on The North Star.
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: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Description: Man sleeping on a sidewalk in front of a retractable metal gate in the Bowery.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Group of men playing boccie, with their shadows casting over the game on East Houston Street.
Date: 1888-12-15 before
Description: Menu page and back cover for a "Dinner tendered Geo. P. Merrill by Chas. H. Wheeler," with a handwritten menu with wines and spirits in red, and colored pe...
Description: Jack bartending at The Dizzy Club.
Description: A man stands beside a truck in the new truck department on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan branch. Additional trucks are parked in t...
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...
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