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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: 1969 

Description: Con Edison billboard for the World Trade Center. The sign reads "To meet the needs of the spectacular twin-towered World Trade Center we're strengthening y...

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: 1943-04-04 

Description: Students from the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School perform practical experiments for the chemistry phase of their course. The officer in charge of th...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View from the back of two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the foyer of Washington Irving High School, featuring a large fireplace, designed by the architect C.B.J. Snyder (1860-1945) and built in 1913.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Crane at the World Trade Center construction site.

Photograph

Manhattan Bridge

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Manhattan Bridge, East River.

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...

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...

Photograph

Ulysses S. Grant

Date:  

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the altar and seating areas, taken from the center aisle. The altar is covered with an ornamented textile and is contained in an apse with a poi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. Tables and chairs fill the room, and on the left wall, a fireplace with decorative art and...

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Henry Wager Halleck

Date:  

Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait Major General Henry Wager Halleck. In November 1861, President Lincoln appointed Halleck as a Major General and...

Date: 1934-12-03 

Description: Mechanics at work on trucks in the shop department of a Manhattan International motor truck service station. One of the trucks is a Greyhound bus.

Date: 1937 

Description: Two male customers stand at the parts counter of International Harvester's New York Manhattan truck branch. An employee behind the counter speaks on the te...

Date: 1951-02-02 before

Description: Front cover of the menu and program for the Fifth Anniversary of the Secretary-Generalship of Trygve Lie, first Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN...

Date: 1932 

Description: Manny bartending at The Strollers.

Date:  

Description: Pharmacy students examine specimens in their microscopes during a class.

Date: 1942 

Description: Young Dickey Meyer Chapelle poses in front of mantel wearing blouse and dress pants.

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