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Photograph

New York University

Date: 1890 after

Description: A view of the library's facade, taken from a path leading to the stone and brick building. Two paths intersect the main path and trees and shrubbery line...

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses the traditional pharmacist's tool of a mortar & pestle to grind medicinal ingredients for a pre...

Date: 1861-04-20 ca.

Description: Elevated stereograph view of the Great Union Meeting at the New York City Union Square.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the library at Washington Irving High School, built in 1913 and designed b C.B.J. Snyder. Students study at tables and take books from the she...

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Rufus King

Date:  

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of General Rufus King in uniform with epaulettes, with a sword across his left leg.

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: 1943-04-04 

Description: One member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps class demonstrates the method of treating a leg injury while fellow classmen look on and make notes. The...

Date:  

Description: Interior view of a Dutch style bedroom at the Van Cortlandt House which features an enclosed paneled bed compartment, carved furniture, a model sailboat an...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Children boarding an International A-3(?) school bus as the driver stands by. The bus served the Fieldston-Riverdale apartments in New York.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the roof garden at the Central Club for Nurses, completed in 1916 by architects Parish and Schroeder. The Central Club for Nurses was built for th...

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John C. Fremont

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John C. Fremont in full officer uniform, holding his sword in front. During the war he commanded the...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A minister preaches from the pulpit, while the congregation listens. To the right of the pulpit is the altar.

Date: 1932 

Description: Arnold bartending at Gus's.

Date:  

Description: Engraved, full-length, seated portrait of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy from 1861-1869.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A defunct storefront with a man sitting inside and posters taped in the window. One poster depicts a woman posing in a wet shirt and the other advertises...

Date: 1861-04-24 

Description: A Civil War agitational poster listing eight requirements of the Confederate States for peace with the Union.

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Paying for Medicine

Date: 1947-10 

Description: A customer pays for his medication at the Lascoff Pharmacy.

Date:  

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

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