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Date: 1904 ca.
Description: New York Harbor, with the Statue of Liberty and various boats.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of the Washington bedroom at the Van Cortlandt house featuring a canopied bed, a Dutch-style carved cradle, other carved furniture, and hangi...
Description: Interior of a restaurant at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. A short staircase leads to a room with tables, chairs, potted plants, and lighting. Arched window...
Description: Cover of "The East Village Other", an underground newspaper, featuring a cartoon bomb on top of a pile of money. The headline reads, "Booming the Economy"...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Bread and Puppet Theater members protesting at General Motors Headquarters. A crowd of people wearing gas masks and hooded cloaks reminiscent of the grim r...
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...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: An elderly man sitting on a bench reading a newspaper near the World Trade Center.
Description: John bartending at the Columbus Circle Club.
Description: A Pharmacist Mate-in-Training from the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School filters a liquid for a test prescription. This filtration process helped to e...
Description: One of the two towers of the World Trade Center during construction.
Description: A man looks at the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of General Ambrose Burnside.
Description: A man looks up to observe the construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...
Description: Andre bartending at John & Jean's.
Description: Sign outside the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair advertising a steak house, a beer garden, and the world's largest cheese. A portion of the pav...
Description: A bronze eagle sculpture perched on a rock at Elm Valley Farm.
Description: Office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors at the construction site for the World Trade Center. The construction office has an American flag han...
Description: The front window of Ratner's Dairy Restaurant on Second Avenue showing displayed pastries inside and the reflection of buildings and pedestrians on the str...
Description: Interior of the Director's Room at the Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. The view includes a table with chairs surrounding...
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