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Photograph

Carrie Chapman Catt

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Portrait of Carrie Chapman Catt, activist and leader of the women's suffrage movement.

Date: 1937-05-24 

Description: E.S. Dumble (left), office manager, sits behind a desk in an office at International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch while W.H. Lorenz, cashier, sits be...

Date: 1970 

Description: A sign shows a smiling choir boy holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisment for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The boy is wearing an alta...

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...

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.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Flock of birds in snow-covered Tompkins Square Park located in East Village.

Photograph

Theodore Roosevelt

Date: 1909 

Description: Studio portrait of Teddy Roosevelt around the end of his term as president of the United States.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A professor checks the progress of several female students in a pharmaceutical laboratory course.

Book or Pamphlet

Pabst Grand Circle

Date: 1907 

Description: Exterior view of the Pabst Grand Circle Hotel and Majestic Theater. Streetcars, automobiles, carriages, horses and pedestrians line the streets. The marqui...

Photograph

Trio of Druggists

Date: 1948-04-30 

Description: A trio of pharmacists consult one another about a prescription order.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Truck at the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Photograph

Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, posed as a Latin couple. The Sidell Sisters were from Madison, Wisconsin. They were students of Leo T. Kehl and th...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Fresh lobsters on ice for sale at a market.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of the front of a Mack truck, centering on the grille and featuring the Mack bulldog hood ornament. The truck is on West Street parked next to a b...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A worker examines a hanging haunch of meat in the wholesale meat market on Washington Street, while another worker stands in the background. Also in the ro...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Man sleeping on a sidewalk in front of a retractable metal gate in the Bowery.

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: 1951-05-20 

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

Date: 1969 

Description: Two construction workers and a businessman walk by Nick's Restaurant. The photograph was taken near the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1937-05-14 

Description: A.A. Allers (left), service station clerk, M.M. Timmons, service station clerk assistant, and F. E. Lee, service station foreman, work at desks in an offic...

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