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Olgivanna Wright

Date:  date unknown

Description: Olgivanna Wright, third wife of architect Frank Lloyd Wright

Photograph

Staten Island Ferry

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Staten Island Ferry, Lower Manhattan.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A business man sits on a water pipe while smoking outside of a building near the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Print

Barman

Date: 1932 

Description: Bartender with crewcut, "Erin Go Bragh" sign in the background.

Date: 1886-08-07 before

Description: Menu from the midsummer dinner of the Thirteen Club, with the seal of the club on the front cover: the legend, "Morituri te salutamus" ("We who are about t...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman sits on the grass reading next to a baby carriage in Fort Tyron Park. A brush-covered hill surmounted by a square tower rises in the background.

Date: 1970 

Description: View from street of a man delivering Levy and Sons Bakery rye bread to a New York City delicatessen and grocery store. The truck is an International Harves...

Date: 1969 

Description: Warshaw Construction Corporation crane, during construction of the World Trade Center towers.

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Shelves of souvenirs for sale in Battery Park. The neatly stacked and arranged trinkets include: models of the Empire State Building and the Statue of Libe...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A man descends the stairs to a subway station near the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys on a jungle gym. Some of the brick buildings of the Jacob Riis Houses rise in the background.

Date: 1968 ca.

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...

Date: 1970 

Description: An older man is standing in front of three subway advertisements for Levy and Son's Bakery rye bread of New York City. The man is company president Samuel...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of an outdoor ice skating rink featuring a rink next to a building with a small shelter off to the the right. People skate and look on near trees and...

Photograph

Carrie Chapman Catt

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Portrait of Carrie Chapman Catt, activist and leader of the women's suffrage movement.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A fisherman baits his hook at a park bench missing its seat. A metal fence divides the paved shore from the west channel of the East River in the backgrou...

Date: 1957 

Description: Woman in fancy evening dress speaking with a doorman or chauffeur outside Julius Monk's "Downstairs Room" nightclub. The tailgate of an International truck...

Photograph

Ambrose Burnside

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of General Ambrose Burnside.

Photograph

Speed Holmen

Date: 1928 

Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...

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