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Date: 1953-11-24 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and Francis P. Carr at the first public session of the investigation of espionage at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey. Carr read into...

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Signs on Wall

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: On the left is part of a "New York State Lottery" sign, and on the right, a number of magazines are displayed, probably part of a newspaper stand.

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Dorothy Dignam

Date: 1949-04 ca.

Description: Dorothy Dignam, one of the first women employed in the advertising business, speaking to the survey course of advertising offered by the Advertising Women...

Date: 1915-10-27 

Description: Four impoverished men hired by "The Medical Review of Reviews" carry signs with the eugenics slogans, "I am a burden to myself and the State. Should I be a...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A man in a suit waits for a hot dog that a man is preparing. Metal steps painted blue rise behind the customer on the left.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Overhead view of a homeless man sitting by a fire in a large barrel.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Upper portion of the facade of an old, run-down building. Faded letters frame an old window or door say: "City of New York / Dept. of Docks."

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A group of Coca-Cola and other glass bottles are gathered in a tray on top of a table.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three construction workers standing near a truck outside the office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors at the construction site for the World T...

Date: 1926-01-23 

Description: Two men load merchandise into the covered bed of an International Model 63 truck operated by the E.B. Latham & Company - "Electrical & Radio Merchandise."...

Date: 1777-03 

Description: Map showing the British and Hessian attack on Fort Washington in November of 1776. The movements and fortifications of the British and Hessian troops appea...

Date: 1966-07 

Description: A couple with three children walking on the sidewalk on their way to or from a peace march.

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Images of People

Date: 2014-05 

Description: Waist-up portrait of an elderly man sitting outdoors. He is wearing glasses, a hat, a suit jacket, and buttoned shirt. He is smiling slightly and resting h...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Close-up of a handmade sign reading: "Baehm Paper Co. moved to 53 Murray St. Four blocks north, 212 CO-7 1893." Someone has added a graffiti swastika on th...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A church with a bell tower is in the foreground. The framework of one of the towers of the World Trade Center is in the background.

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MacArthur Returns

Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur rides in an open car during the ticker tape parade in his honor. MacArthur had just returned to the United States, having been re...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Piles of rock and brick are visible in the construction site.

Date: 1949-03 

Description: Pauline Frederick (center in the fur coat), then the only woman news broadcaster at ABC, was one of many prominent women who addressed the Advertising Wome...

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Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A man bends over stacks of sections of the New York Post piled on a sidewalk.

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