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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.
Description: Publicist Harry Bruno; B.F. Mahoney, designer of "The Spirit of St. Louis"; an Earl Carroll chorus girl; Charles Lindbergh; and Bruno's partner, Richard Bl...
Description: A man uses a hose to wash the tires of an International truck in the third floor wash rack at International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: A sign on the exterior of a deteriorated building that reads: "For Information Call Irving Maidman BR-9-7235," near the World Trade Center construction sit...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Close-up of a motorcycle with a package lashed to the back is parked at the curb in Inwood Hill Park. Park goers are visible on the grassy hill in the back...
Description: Two workmen in overalls and hardhats stand on a wooden walkway in the East River. The slick water-level walkway leads into a group of pilings and the back...
Description: Fresh lobsters on ice for sale at a market.
Description: Cover of a brochure celebrating a new International Harvester Manhattan branch, featuring an aerial photograph of Manhattan, including the corner of West 4...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Daisy Bates and others at Woolworth's boycott.
Description: George bartending at the Irish Veteran's Association.
Description: Two construction workers jackhammer through a sidewalk at the construction site of the World Trade Center.
Description: A derelict car overhangs a rocky and snow-bound bank of the Harlem River. Possibly a Ford Galaxie 500 circa 1963 [?]
Description: One of the two towers of the World Trade Center during construction.
Description: Bill bartending at Jack and Charlie's.
Description: A piling of the Manhattan bridge from the foot of the bridge with a section of city skyline visible in the background and sunlight glinting of the East Riv...
Date: 1940 after
Description: A small dog stands beside a large statue (appears to be carved out of wood) advertising Pompy Cigars, outside of a drugstore.
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.
Description: "Support America" sign posted in proximity to the construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Description: Construction workers inside the steel framework of the World Trade Center.
Date: 1968 date unknown
Description: A group of five men and women sit on metal crates in the sun on the Coney Island boardwalk.
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