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Young Orson Welles

Date: 1933-09-23 

Description: Portrait of a young Orson Wells wearing a suit, heavily retouched to isolate him from the background.

Date: 1970 

Description: A sign shows a smiling Native American man holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisment for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The man is weari...

Photograph

Nathaniel P. Banks

Date:  

Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks, who was born on January 30, 1816 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to the Civil War h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the library at Washington Irving High School, built in 1913 and designed b C.B.J. Snyder. Students study at tables and take books from the she...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A man in a sweater vest, wool pants and eyeglasses sits in the sun on the pier reading. Gently rippling water fill most of the photograph while the foregr...

Date: 2006-11-23 before

Description: One-page menu for a five-course Thanksgiving dinner at The Beard House prepared by L’Etoile, with the restaurant logo and a background head and shoulders i...

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Speed Holmen

Date: 1928 

Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...

Date:  

Description: Portraits of two noteworthy pharmacy faculty at Columbia University: Charles Chandler (Professor of Organic Chemistry), and Henry Rusby (Professor or Physi...

Date: 1964 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Van Cortlandt house drawing room featuring a fireplace with a gleaming metal spark-guard as well as ornately carved table, chairs, and...

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Henry B. Harris

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry Harris, wearing a double-breasted suit, tie, and tie pin.

Date: 1969 

Description: Looking up at the construction of the two towers of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1881 

Description: Stereographic view of a street in the “Five Points” slum district.

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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: 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...

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Date: 1968 ca.

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

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A tugboat captain leans on a handrail and squints into the sun on a tug in the East River. Part of the wheelhouse is visible behind him.

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Dance Instruction

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Dance instruction with Stefano Mascagno, noted Italian ballet master. F.W. Kehl was president of the American National Normal School which preceded the Dan...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Buddy L toy model S truck hauling California Sun-Maid Seedless Raisins.

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