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Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ganna Walska, Polish opera singer, holding a cat. At the time this picture was taken, Ganna Walska was the "brid...

Date: 1932 

Description: Dan bartending at Bill's Bar.

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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.

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Date: 1943-06-05 

Description: From left to right: Sir William Beveridge, author of the British "Cradle to the Grave" social security plan, and Arthur J. Altmeyer, Chairman of the Social...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kitchen workers at the Hotel Astor. Men standing around long wooden tables and an open window at the far end of the room where waiters would pass along foo...

Date: 1937-05-25 

Description: Men work on trucks in the second floor service department at International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman in a thick black coat with a dog on a leash standing on a sidewalk on West 57th Street. The woman is looking into the distance while the dog tugs o...

Date: 1933-03-24 

Description: Radio stars Jack Pearl and Cliff Hal pose with a mechanical cow and milker in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair...

Date: 1964 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair under construction. The steel frame of the building is visible behind a sign for Thatcher Construct...

Photograph

Joseph Hooker

Date: 1862 ca.

Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Joseph Hooker. General Hooker received a commission of Brigadier General from President Lincoln followin...

Date: 1963 

Description: Cover of a promotional brochure for the 1964 New York World's Fair. Artwork on the cover shows a family with two young children, as well as other fairgoers...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman standing in front of closed stalls on Coney Island. The framework for the Devil's Pit roller coaster rises in the background behind dilapidated si...

Date: 1970-04-19 

Description: Lynn Fontanne, Sir Noel Coward, and Alfred Lunt seated at a table in the Pyrenees Restaurant after the Tony Awards presentations at which Lunt and Fontanne...

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Worker Behind Fence

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man with hard hat walking behind a fence, possibly an architect, at the construction site of The World Trade Center.

Photograph

Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, in a posed shot for their appearance in Florenz Ziegfeld's production of Show Boat.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Several businessmen converse with each other while observing the World Trade Center construction.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a man in a suit leaning on a metal-work balustrade in the neighborhood of the West Fiftieth Streets.

Date: 1932 

Description: Harry bartending at The 44th Street Club.

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