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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: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry Harris, wearing a double-breasted suit, tie, and tie pin.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: A girl stands on at the top of some stairs in United Nations Plaza and looks down onto the paved and fenced park. The decorative metal fencing makes geome...
Date: 1950-11-27 before
Description: Front cover of the menu for a dinner given by Nazrollah Entezam, President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly during its fifth session and leader...
Description: Exterior view of the International Motor Truck branch in Manhattan. A man stands on the sidewalk outside the building; a sign advertises "International Tr...
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: 1969 ca.
Description: Staten Island Ferry, Lower Manhattan.
Description: Druggist Junior Jones shows a customer some items from the J.N. Hegeman Pharmacy, 1218 Broadway.
Description: View of a campus walkway with individuals walking along the pathway between various stone and brick buildings.
Description: Men work on trucks in the pre-delivery service area on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.
Description: A customer pays for his medication at the Lascoff Pharmacy.
Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait Major General Henry Wager Halleck. In November 1861, President Lincoln appointed Halleck as a Major General and...
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of General Rufus King in uniform with epaulettes, with a sword across his left leg.
Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.
Description: Shelves of souvenirs for sale in Battery Park. The neatly stacked and arranged trinkets include: models of the Empire State Building and the Statue of Libe...
Description: Two women having a conversation standing on a sidewalk next to a brick building and near a decorative metal fence. Graffiti on the brick wall reads, "Ho l...
Description: Close-up of a graffiti painted wall that reads, "Pill" and "Only Revolution Ends War!" framed by hammer and sickles.
Description: Two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: A minister preaches from the pulpit, while the congregation listens. To the right of the pulpit is the altar.
Description: Two workmen in overalls and hardhats stand on a wooden walkway in the East River. The slick water-level walkway leads into a group of pilings and the back...
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