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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...

Photograph

William H. Seward

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William H. Seward, Secretary of State under the Lincoln Administration.

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the colonial kitchen at the Van Cortlandt house featuring simple wooden table and chairs, a fireplace for cooking, displayed cooking imple...

Photograph

Rolling Bandages

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: Two members of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School roll bandages with the help of a crank-operated machine. Part of their training involved the pre...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cigar box label with portraits of inventors Thomas Edison, Eli Whitney, Robert Fulton, Cyrus McCormick, Richard March Hoe. Around the edges are illustratio...

Photograph

Manhattan Bridge

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Manhattan Bridge, East River.

Date: 1930 after

Description: View of the kitchen at Amalgamated Clothing Workers Cooperative apartments. The room features a checker-tiled floor, a small table and chairs, a flower ar...

Date: 1965-07-09 

Description: A group of scouts enjoy a snack at picnic tables outside the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair. Each scout has a glass of milk and a young woman...

Photograph

Bronze Eagle

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bronze eagle sculpture perched on a rock at Elm Valley Farm.

Date: 1889 

Description: Druggist Junior Jones shows a customer some items from the J.N. Hegeman Pharmacy, 1218 Broadway.

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the drawing room at the Van Cortlandt house which features bay windows with built in benches, ornately carved furniture, an harpsichord an...

Photograph

Edwin Vose Sumner

Date:  

Description: Seated, waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Edwin Vose Sumner wearing officer dress uniform. At the start of the Civil War President Lincoln...

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: 1964 

Description: Print of a color drawing of the Wisconsin Pavilion in the New York World's Fair executed by the architect, John Steinmann. The rendering is of an elevated...

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.

Photograph

Sign on Building

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A sign on the exterior of a deteriorated building that reads: "For Information Call Irving Maidman BR-9-7235," near the World Trade Center construction sit...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Side of a truck with the word "Navajo" printed on the side.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of tools on the back of a tar wagon on West 181st Street. Tar soaked brooms glisten in the sun and a pot of tar loosely covered with a hub cap si...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man smoking a cigarette on the street.

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