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Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, in a posed shot for their appearance in Florenz Ziegfeld's production of Show Boat.

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Description: Jefferson Davis, center, surrounded by, clockwise from the top, Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, A.P. Hill, J.E.B. Stuart, Braxton Bragg, Joseph E. John...

Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Observers stand around a circular railing, looking at a large, rotating globe in the Daily News Building, constructed in 1930.

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: 1968 ca.

Description: Elevated view from steep hill of vehicles traveling on the tree-lined Henry Hudson Parkway.

Date: 1927 

Description: African American workman filling an International Model "63" coal and ice truck. The truck was owned by George Jaekel & Son Coal and Ice Company based in...

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Speed Holmen

Date: 1928 

Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a poster attached to a dark wooden surface in the East Village with a layer of trash collected on the ground below. The poster features a blac...

Date: 1969 

Description: Warshaw Construction Corporation crane, during construction of the World Trade Center towers.

Date: 1865 

Description: Key to a composite portrait of the supporters of the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

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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...

Photograph

Edward Squibb

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

Photograph

John C. Fremont

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John C. Fremont in full officer uniform, holding his sword in front. During the war he commanded the...

Photograph

Henry Wager Halleck

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Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait Major General Henry Wager Halleck. In November 1861, President Lincoln appointed Halleck as a Major General and...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Crane at the World Trade Center construction site.

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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: 1909 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., about the time he founded "La Follette's Magazine."

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...

Photograph

Henry B. Harris

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry Harris, wearing a double-breasted suit, tie, and tie pin.

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