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Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of the front of a Mack truck, centering on the grille and featuring the Mack bulldog hood ornament. The truck is on West Street parked next to a b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A letter of recommendation of P.H. White for election to membership to a College. It is signed by David Hays and Geo. Close.

Date: 1861-04-20 ca.

Description: Elevated stereograph view of the Great Union Meeting at the New York City Union Square.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Building facades on Second Avenue in the East Village. Fire escapes and various signs attach to the buildings and hang into the street. A small group of...

Date:  

Description: Drawing of students at work in the chemistry lab, at the Pharmacy College, Columbia University.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Van Cortlandt house drawing room featuring a fireplace with a gleaming metal spark-guard as well as ornately carved table, chairs, and...

Photograph

Nathaniel P. Banks

Date:  

Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks, who was born on January 30, 1816 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to the Civil War h...

Date: 1932 

Description: O'Leary the barman with crewcut, at O'Leary's on the Bowery. An "Erin Go Bragh" sign is in the background.

Photograph

J.N. Hegeman

Date: 1894 

Description: Portrait of the druggist J.N. Hegeman, who was the proprietor of several drugstores in New York City in the late 19th century. Hegeman was also once the se...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction site and foundation of the World Trade Center Towers.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A man and woman walking arm-in-arm up a steep sidewalk. The man is carrying a grocery bag, and the city street lined with buildings stretches off into the...

Drawing

Barman — Paul

Date: 1932 

Description: Paul bartending at The 19th Hole.

Date: 1927-01-20 

Description: Factory worker lining up outside an armored International truck to pick up their pay. The truck was owned by the New York City Department of Finance. A gua...

Photograph

Elmer E. Ellsworth

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in dress clothes. He was born in Malta, New York, but mo...

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses a small medicine dropper to precisely measure and mix liquid ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 1970 

Description: An older man is standing in front of three subway advertisements for Levy and Son's Bakery rye bread of New York City. The man is company president Samuel...

Date: 1925-08-19 

Description: Workers removing dirt for construction of the New York City subway with a Bucyrus shovel loader and International truck.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A tugboat captain leans on a handrail and squints into the sun on a tug in the East River. Part of the wheelhouse is visible behind him.

Date: 1849-05-10 

Description: Illustration of the "terrific and fatal" riot at the New York Astor Place Opera House.

Photograph

Ulysses S. Grant

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.

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