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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...

Photograph

Rolling Bandages

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: Two members of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School roll bandages with the help of a crank-operated machine. Part of their training involved the pre...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction workers and bulldozer on the street next to the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1938-05-17 

Description: International Harvester showroom (possibly part of a dealership or branch house) in Manhattan. The showroom featured an exhibit on an Attilio Gatti expedit...

Date: 1969 

Description: One of the two towers of the World Trade Center during construction.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Volunteers signing up at the Red Cross office in New York to do hospital or other volunteer work. The woman in the white smock and dark hat is Mrs. Belmont...

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: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.

Date: 1947 

Description: The Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor as photographed by Holocaust survivor, Louis Koplin. Taken from the ship carrying him from Europe to the United S...

Date: 1926-10-04 ca.

Description: Workers unloading goods from Jack Galvin's International delivery truck outside the Reliable Lunch Room. According to the side of the truck, Galvin was bas...

Photograph

Manhattan Bridge

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Manhattan Bridge, East River.

Date: 1950-11-27 before

Description: Front cover of the menu for a dinner given by Nazrollah Entezam, President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly during its fifth session and leader...

Date: 1906-11-19 before

Description: One-page supper menu from Café Martin, with a watercolor illustration by Louis Renault of a man and a woman walking down the sidewalk arm-in-arm, a driver...

Photograph

Twin Towers

Date: 1973 

Description: "The Twin Towers of Lower Manhattan stand majestic as a tour boat goes by."

Photograph

Dance Instruction

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Dance instruction with Stefano Mascagno, noted Italian ballet master. F.W. Kehl was president of the American National Normal School which preceded the Dan...

Photograph

Coney Island

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Thunderbolt Roller Coaster at Coney Island.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Leviathan

Date: 1970 

Description: Cover of "Leviathan", an underground newspaper, featuring a profile of a Muslim with the barrel of a gun in place of his eye. Topics referenced at the top...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A worker examines a hanging haunch of meat in the wholesale meat market on Washington Street, while another worker stands in the background. Also in the ro...

Date: 1927 

Description: A crowd is gathered around MGM's "trackless train" outside the Astor Theater where "The Big Parade" is showing. Also visible is a gigantic advertisement fo...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Flock of birds in snow-covered Tompkins Square Park located in East Village.

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