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Photograph

Nathan B. Forrest

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest. At the start of the war Forrest enlisted as a private but was quickly pro...

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: 1970 

Description: A sign shows a smiling Native American man holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisment for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The man is weari...

Drawing

Barman — Frank

Date: 1932 

Description: Frank bartending at the Old Fashioned Club.

Photograph

Ulysses S. Grant

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sketch of a memorial plaque, drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright, intended for the lobby of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City. The sketch includes notes writt...

Date: 1969 

Description: Con Edison billboard for the World Trade Center. The sign reads "To meet the needs of the spectacular twin-towered World Trade Center we're strengthening y...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A small crowd mills about a cobblestone plaza near a brick building on the wharf adjacent to the Hudson River. The Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship is...

Date: 1938 

Description: Color advertising poster for International industrial power equipment showing a crawler tractor (TracTracTor) excavating the site of the World's Fair. Inc...

Photograph

Sitting Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of sitting room decorated in art deco style with a light fixture, upholstered chairs, patterned carpet, patterned curtains, an embroidered ot...

Date: 1957 

Description: Woman in fancy evening dress speaking with a doorman or chauffeur outside Julius Monk's "Downstairs Room" nightclub. The tailgate of an International truck...

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:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at American Art Studio. Tables and chairs fill the room and a bar can be seen in the right corner. Framed art lines the...

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,...

Photograph

Edward P. Bridgman

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Private Edward P. Bridgman, Company G, 37th Massachusetts Infantry.

Date: 1937-05-25 

Description: Two men wearing International jumpsuits wait to be assisted at the mechanics' parts counter at International's New York Manhattan truck branch. Two men wo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An elevated view of a street scene in downtown, featuring a small park with a fountain, and many pedestrians.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Enid A. Haupt Conservatory at the New York Botanical Garden, founded in 1896. A path lined by two small fences leads to the door of the buildin...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A group of five girls holding school books pose for a portrait in front of a building on Coney Island.

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