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Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.

Date: 1932 

Description: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.

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Construction Truck

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A man is driving a construction truck in the shadow cast by what appears to be an elevated highway. A sign for the "Broookly Battery Tunnel" is on one of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior, looking to the altar from the middle aisle. The columns that run the length of the aisle have light fixtures and are decorated with garland. Th...

Date: 1927 

Description: A crowd is gathered around MGM's "trackless train" outside the Astor Theater where "The Big Parade" is showing. Also visible is a gigantic advertisement fo...

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Mr. Bones

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: The class of U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School Pharmacists' Mates-to-be is introduced to the skeleton of the human body as part of their studies of an...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A group of men watch a bocce game on a court on East Houston Street. The line of men standing on the lip of the court cast elongated silhouettes onto the...

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Wade Hampton

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Confederate Lieutenant General Wade Hampton III. Prior to the of the war, he was one of the largest slave owners in t...

Photograph

Construction Worker

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker at the World Trade Center.

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Elmer E. Ellsworth

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in full Union uniform, leaning on a sword. He was born i...

Date: 1918-02-22 

Description: U.S. Army soldiers from Camp Upton, where they were undergoing training, marching in Washington's Birthday parade on Fifth Avenue, New York.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Men loading cases of eggs onto an International D-30 truck parked in front of Geo. F. Wagner & Co. Inc. The truck has a farm scene painted on the side, in...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An interior view of the library of the Central Park Officers' House. Seven men read in wooden and wicker chairs and decorative lighting hangs from the cei...

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Car, Harlem River

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A derelict car overhangs a rocky and snow-bound bank of the Harlem River. Possibly a Ford Galaxie 500 circa 1963 [?]

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of an a...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Small groups of men in suits sit around tables in folding chairs playing cards in a sunny parking lot. A bridge stretches into the distance above the card...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ganna Walska, Polish opera singer, holding a cat. At the time this picture was taken, Ganna Walska was the "brid...

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Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man looking at the construction site of the World Trade Center.

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