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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: 1970-07-25 

Description: Cover of "Liberation News Service," an underground news bulletin, featuring a Vietnamese woman carrying a firearm on her shoulder.

Photograph

Wade Hampton

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Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Confederate Lieutenant General Wade Hampton III. Prior to the of the war, he was one of the largest slave owners in t...

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Description: Engraved, full-length, seated portrait of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy from 1861-1869.

Date: 1937 

Description: Cover of a brochure celebrating a new International Harvester Manhattan branch, featuring an aerial photograph of Manhattan, including the corner of West 4...

Date: 1948 

Description: Exterior view of Lascoff's Apothecary.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Joseph Glenny (left) and a clerk stand outside of the 756 Broadway branch of the J.N. Hegeman & Co. Drugstore. The front windows contain an impressive asso...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A man walking with a cane in the sand dunes on Coney Island. A dilapidated fence cuts across the foreground of the beach and a rock jetty juts into the ba...

Date: 1957-05-21 before

Description: Menu for a state dinner in honor of General Nathan F. Twining, Chief of Staff, United States Air Force, and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. The front cove...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the auditorium at the College of Mt. St. Vincent. A central set of steps leads up to the stage through rows of wooden seats. The stage is set wit...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a wall with graffiti showing a hand-made poster that reads, "O Happy State when souls each other draw, When Love is Liberty and Nature Law." B...

Photograph

The Island's Edge

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Island's Edge, Williamsburg Bridge, East River.

Photograph

Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

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: 1969 ca.

Description: Several businessmen converse with each other while observing the World Trade Center construction.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man looking at the construction site of the World Trade Center.

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: 1964 

Description: Memebers of the Milwaukee Braves professional baseball team receive complementary gifts at the New York World's Fair.

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: 1955 ca.

Description: Robert Fischelis at Delegate's Entrance, Hunter College. He served as an advisor to the American delegation to the Instructional Health Conference, which b...

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