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Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Two men in suits watch four large cranes working to construct the World Trade Center. The cranes sit atop an extensive metal-beam structure and the men ar...

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Description: Pencil drawing of the exterior of the U.H. Levy Drugstore.

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gothic revival style Trinity church Wall Street and adjacent cemetery. Modern skyscrapers stand in the background.

Date: 1937-04-06 

Description: Three trucks parked in the showroom of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch. Large show windows are in the background which look out on a stree...

Date: 1943-06-05 

Description: From left to right: Sir William Beveridge, author of the British "Cradle to the Grave" social security plan, and Arthur J. Altmeyer, Chairman of the Social...

Date: 1932 

Description: George bartending at the Irish Veteran's Association.

Date: 1969 

Description: The top portion of construction on the World Trade Center, looking past a street lamp post and up into the network of cranes and metal.

Photograph

Botanical Gardens

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Hemlock Drive, bordered by a fence on both sides, entering botanical gardens.

Photograph

New York Harbor

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Scene from Golden Ingots at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Costumed students act outdoors in a...

Date: 1969 ca.

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

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,...

Photograph

Coney Island

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Thunderbolt Roller Coaster at Coney Island.

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: 1932 

Description: Harry bartending at The 44th Street Club.

Date: 1969 

Description: Two construction workers take a break at the side of the building of the World Trade Center.

Photograph

John G. Foster

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Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John G. Foster in uniform, holding his hat. At the start of the war he was the chief enginee...

Date: 1937-05-24 

Description: Repairs helper Thomas K. Chalmers handles a truck grille in a dumb waiter or service elevator in the parts department on the first floor of International H...

Date: 1969 

Description: Construction workers with hard hats take a break while working on the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1969 

Description: Cover of "Gothic Blimp Works", an underground comic newspaper, featuring a cartoon by Robert Crumb.

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