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Date: 1962 

Description: Photographic copy of an artist's rendering of the Johnson's Wax Pavilion at the 1964 New York World's Fair.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Red Cross volunteers preparing bandages at a Red Cross office in New York City. The woman standing on the right, who is supervising the work, is Mrs. Belmo...

Date: 1970-03-24 

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: A woman sits on the grass reading next to a baby carriage in Fort Tyron Park. A brush-covered hill surmounted by a square tower rises in the background.

Photograph

New York Harbor

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.

Photograph

Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

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

Photograph

Elizabeth Wickenden

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Professor Elizabeth Wickenden, professor of urban studies and technical consultant on public social policy to the Nationa...

Date: 1937 

Description: Men work on trucks in the pre-delivery service area on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Several businessmen converse with each other while observing the World Trade Center construction.

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Photograph

Aqua Pura

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: This student of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School is carefully measuring out a quantity of distilled water for a prescription. Distilled water is...

Date: 1912-11-16 before

Description: Autographed one-page oversize menu for a dinner to President William Howard Taft, given by the Lotos Club. Includes an oval quarter-length portrait of Taft...

Date: 1969 

Description: Two construction workers take a break at the side of the building of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: An excavation bucket hanging by cables from a crane at the Harlem River cement works. A cloudy sky forms the background and dirt falls from the bucket.

Date: 1926-10-04 ca.

Description: International armored bus parked outside the National City Bank of New York. Armed guards stand on either side of the truck and one is stepping out holdin...

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses a small medicine dropper to precisely measure and mix liquid ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Photograph

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: 1955 ca.

Description: Robert Fischelis at Delegate's Entrance, Hunter College. He served as an advisor to the American delegation to the Instructional Health Conference, which b...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting New York Central Lines railway and the Grand Central Station in New York City, also described as "The Gateway to a Contine...

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