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Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: One member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps class demonstrates the method of treating a leg injury while fellow classmen look on and make notes. The...

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Boccie

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Group of men playing boccie, with their shadows casting over the game on East Houston Street.

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.

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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...

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Elmer E. Ellsworth

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in Union uniform and cap. He was born in Malta, New York...

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Weighing Powders

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School carefully measures and weighs powdered ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 2006-11-23 before

Description: One-page menu for a five-course Thanksgiving dinner at The Beard House prepared by L’Etoile, with the restaurant logo and a background head and shoulders i...

Date: 1969 

Description: Detail of the framework of the World Trade Center during construction.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Crane at the World Trade Center construction site.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, founded in 1870. The building, completed in 1880, features neoclassical architecture. In front of the museum,...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from a nearby parking lot.

Date: 1861-04-24 

Description: A Civil War agitational poster listing eight requirements of the Confederate States for peace with the Union.

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Tugboat, East River

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A tugboat passes under the Brooklyn Bridge. Seagulls circle over the water and the developed shoreline is visible in the distance.

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.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Fresh lobsters on ice for sale at a market.

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War Taxes Protest

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a large crowd gathered in front of the Internal Revenue Service Manhattan District Office to protest war taxes. The protesters carry large...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: World Trade Center construction site with construction equipment including trucks and cranes.

Date: 1937-05-25 

Description: Two men wearing International jumpsuits wait to be assisted at the mechanics' parts counter at International's New York Manhattan truck branch. Two men wo...

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Description: Engraved quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Henry Wager Halleck. In November 1861, President Lincoln appointed Halleck as a Major Gen...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Medical inspection of immigrants at Ellis Island.

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