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Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Daisy Bates and others at Woolworth's boycott.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. The room features chairs, tables, potted plants, and lavish decor. Along the walls are framed pai...

Drawing

Barman — Pete

Date: 1932 

Description: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.

Date: 1888 

Description: View of scene at J.N. Hegeman Drugstore, 1218 Broadway Street, New York. John Ferris hands a prescription written on a piece of paper to the errand boy. Fr...

Date: 1957-05-21 before

Description: Menu for a state dinner in honor of General Nathan F. Twining, Chief of Staff, United States Air Force, and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. The front cove...

Date: 1944 

Description: President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the rain during his presidential reelection campaign.

Date: 1969 

Description: The top portion of construction on the World Trade Center, looking past a street lamp post and up into the network of cranes and metal.

Date: 1926-10-04 

Description: Three men sitting in the cabs of International trucks loaded with lumber. They are sitting in a row outside of what appears to be a warehouse of the Indian...

Photograph

Bruce Barton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bruce Barton, board chairman of Batton, Barton, Durstine & Osborn (advertising firm) in his office. Behind him is a large illustration of a street scene. T...

Date: 1969 

Description: Detail of the framework of the World Trade Center during construction.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: William Bryan, J.B. Glenny, 3 assistants, and J.W. Ferris on the doorstep of the J.N. Hegeman & Company Drugstore.

Photograph

Coney Island

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: The Thunderbolt Roller Coaster at Coney Island.

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...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Two protesters hold a banner in Central Park that reads, "Smash Racist Courts! Free the Panther 21, sds." Park benches are stacked on top of each other in...

Photograph

George A. Custer

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of General George A. Custer.

Date: 1849-05-10 

Description: Illustration of the "terrific and fatal" riot at the New York Astor Place Opera House.

Date: 1917-08-15 before

Description: Menu for the luncheon to the Special Diplomatic Mission from the United States to Russia (Root Commission) given by the New York State Chamber of Commerce,...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker talking in a telephone booth.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Costumed students act out a scene from Cardinal's Play outdoors near a wooded area at the College of Mount Saint Vincent. The college was founded by the S...

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 the...

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