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Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior View of the Dutch room of the Van Cortlandt house, featuring two ornately carved cradles, a wall clock, an open chest, polished metal implements a...

Photograph

Edward Squibb

Date:  

Description: Portrait of legendary pharmacist Edward R. Squibb as a Navy surgeon.

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Photograph

Holland Tunnel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Holland Tunnel, a tunnel for automobile traffic between New York City and New Jersey. A sign reads, "Don't sound horn."

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three construction workers, two in the hole, and one above, digging at the World Trade Center construction site.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Architectural foundations of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Two men on a derelict car under the Brooklyn Bridge. They appear to be salvaging parts. Other wrecked vehicles crowd the area.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of the...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three men in hard hats, possibly architects, walking behind a fence at the World Trade Center construction site.

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: Students from the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School perform practical experiments for the chemistry phase of their course. The officer in charge of th...

Date: 1938 

Description: Color advertising poster for International industrial power equipment showing a crawler tractor (TracTracTor) excavating the site of the World's Fair. Inc...

Date: 1968 ca.

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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Corinthian columns, a high coffered ceiling, a skylight, and a chandelier adorn the lavish interior of the National City Bank of New York. The bank was bu...

Date: 1968-06-15 

Description: Cover of "Rat Subterranean News", an underground newspaper, featuring Hubert Humphrey dressed as a police officer wearing a gas mask and a tie around his n...

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...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman sits surrounded by pigeons on a park bench in front of a stone building on FDR Drive.

Photograph

Coney Island

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Thunderbolt Roller Coaster at Coney Island.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Perspective from the ground looking up at the progression of the construction of buildings near the World Trade Center Towers.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a weathered stone facade with a framed sign that reads, "Mobilization for Youth, Youth Work Center, Centro de Trabajo Para Jovenes (16 a 21 ano...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the foyer of Washington Irving High School, featuring a large fireplace, designed by the architect C.B.J. Snyder (1860-1945) and built in 1913.

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