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Date: 1881 

Description: Stereographic view of a street in the “Five Points” slum district.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting New York Central Lines railway and the Grand Central Station in New York City, also described as "The Gateway to a Contine...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the bar room at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. Waiters, bartenders, and patrons stand around the bar, decorated in the Old World style.

Photograph

Colonial Nursery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Various domestic objects are shown in a colonial nursery at the Van Cortlandt House, a mid-18th century Georgian dwelling that once served as part of a gra...

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: 1969 ca.

Description: Cemetery with a view across the street of the World Trade Center construction site.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View from the back of men observing the construction of the World Trade Center.

Photograph

New York University

Date: 1890 after

Description: A view of the library's facade, taken from a path leading to the stone and brick building. Two paths intersect the main path and trees and shrubbery line...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the library at Washington Irving High School, built in 1913 and designed b C.B.J. Snyder. Students study at tables and take books from the she...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Protesters demonstrating for women's rights parade up and down Fifth Avenue. They had previously been arrested at the White House.

Date: 1965-07-09 

Description: A group of scouts enjoy a snack at picnic tables outside the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair. Each scout has a glass of milk and a young woman...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An open air market in the streets of New York. Barrels of goods line the sidewalk and behind them fire-escapes can be seen going up the sides of brick tene...

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: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a metal doorway in the East Village with multiple handmade posters and graffiti proclaiming a strike.

Photograph

Lourdes of America

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from a stone archway of "Lourdes of America," a shrine of the resurrection of Christ in the Bronx. Two statues of men and two kneeling angels are vis...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A defunct storefront with a man sitting inside and posters taped in the window. One poster depicts a woman posing in a wet shirt and the other advertises...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction workers inside the steel framework of the World Trade Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sketch of a memorial plaque, drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright, intended for the lobby of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City. The sketch includes notes writt...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. Tables and chairs fill the room, and on the left wall, a fireplace with decorative art and...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A small crowd mills about a cobblestone plaza near a brick building on the wharf adjacent to the Hudson River. The Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship is...

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