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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: 1944 

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

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...

Date: 1969 

Description: Cover of "Gothic Blimp Works", an underground comic newspaper, featuring a cartoon by Robert Crumb.

Photograph

Manhattan Bridge

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A piling of the Manhattan bridge from the foot of the bridge with a section of city skyline visible in the background and sunlight glinting of the East Riv...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from stage left of the audience and performers at Columbia Broadcasting Studio. Members of the audience smile and laugh as the performers look to the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kitchen workers at the Hotel Astor. Men standing around long wooden tables and an open window at the far end of the room where waiters would pass along foo...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: World Trade Center construction site with construction equipment including trucks and cranes.

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...

Photograph

Edward Squibb

Date:  

Description: Portrait of legendary pharmacist Edward R. Squibb as a Navy surgeon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the reading room at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Bookshelves line the walls and...

Photograph

Elmer E. Ellsworth

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in Union uniform and cap. He was born in Malta, New York...

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...

Photograph

Parochial School

Date:  date unknown

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

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:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the library reading room at Holy Angels School, established in 1924. A piano stands against the left wall, and busts, figurines, and bookshelv...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Architectural foundations of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Bread and Puppet Theater members protesting at General Motors Headquarters. A crowd of people wearing gas masks and hooded cloaks reminiscent of the grim r...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker talking in a telephone booth.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three construction workers, two in the hole, and one above, digging at the World Trade Center construction site.

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