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Photograph

Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, in a posed shot for their appearance in Florenz Ziegfeld's production of Show Boat.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of "Let Us Beat Swords into Plowshares," a sculpture by Yevgeniy Vuchetich donated to the United Nations by the Soviet Union. The sculpture shows...

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...

Photograph

American Flag

Date: 1969 

Description: An American flag hangs near the construction of the World Trade Center towers.

Photograph

Boccie

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Date:  

Description: A Columbia University pharmacy professor, Dr. Charles Chandler, lectures on the chemical make-up of the benzene ring.

Date: 1932 

Description: Eddie bartending at The Mansion.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: An elderly man sitting on a bench reading a newspaper near the World Trade Center.

Date: 1938 

Description: Parade of two International "Jungle Yachts" on Times Square, with newsreel cameramen on top of cars in front of the procession. The "Jungle Yachts" were sp...

Photograph

Ulysses S. Grant

Date:  

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

Date: 1932 

Description: George bartending at George's.

Photograph

Ace Excavators

Date: 1969 

Description: Color photograph of an Ace Carting Company truck with "Ace Excavators" on the front. The truck is on the site of the construction of the World Trade Center...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A small crowd mills about a cobblestone plaza near a brick building on the wharf adjacent to the Hudson River. The Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship is...

Date: 1964 

Description: Construction begins of the Wisconsin Rotunda at the New York World's Fair. Principals of the project are standing in a group, and include Michael Pender, W...

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...

Photograph

The Harlem River

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Harlem River, East 206th Street.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from the churchyard at St. Paul's Chapel.

Date: 1938-05-17 

Description: International Harvester showroom (possibly part of a dealership or branch house) in Manhattan. The showroom features an exhibit on an Attilio Gatti expedit...

Photograph

Worker Behind Fence

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man with hard hat walking behind a fence, possibly an architect, at the construction site of The World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman sits on the grass reading next to a baby carriage in Fort Tyron Park. A brush-covered hill surmounted by a square tower rises in the background.

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