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Date: 1861-04-24 

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

Photograph

The Brau Haus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand in a doorway near a potted plant outside the Brau Haus, a German-American Rathskeller. The lettering painted on the window reads, "1563 York...

Date: 1962 

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

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: 1968 ca.

Description: A boy looking through a pay binocular stand in Battery Park. Graffiti makes the device seem to smile and young trees grow in the background.

Date: 1937 

Description: Cover of a brochure celebrating a new International Harvester Manhattan branch, featuring an aerial photograph of Manhattan, including the corner of West 4...

Photograph

J.N. Hegeman

Date: 1894 

Description: Portrait of the druggist J.N. Hegeman, who was the proprietor of several drugstores in New York City in the late 19th century. Hegeman was also once the se...

Photograph

Parochial School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd gathers before a parochial school during a flag-raising ceremony.

Date: 1969 

Description: Construction workers gather to meet near the office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors before beginning work during the construction of the Wor...

Date: 1969 

Description: A man looks up to observe the construction of the World Trade Center towers.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from the churchyard at St. Paul's Chapel.

Photograph

Tugboat, East River

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A tugboat passes under the Brooklyn Bridge. Seagulls circle over the water and the developed shoreline is visible in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A moving announcement from Dr. Bodog F. Beck. Announcing the removal of his office to 116 East 58th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, New York Cit...

Date: 1886-08-07 before

Description: Menu from the midsummer dinner of the Thirteen Club, with the seal of the club on the front cover: the legend, "Morituri te salutamus" ("We who are about t...

Photograph

Elmer E. Ellsworth

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in dress clothes. He was born in Malta, New York, but mo...

Photograph

Columbia University

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the campus sundial, which sits in a spacious outdoor area. Its main parts include a large stone sphere and stone base. Campus buildings are vis...

Photograph

"One Man, One Job"

Date: 1969 

Description: A business woman clutching her purse and a newspaper walks past a large portion of concrete with "One Man, One Job" painted on it. This is at the site of t...

Date: 1932 

Description: Jack bartending at The Dizzy Club.

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: 1968 ca.

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

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