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Photograph

Nathaniel P. Banks

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Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks, who was born on January 30, 1816 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to the Civil War h...

Photograph

Elmer E. Ellsworth

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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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the foyer of Washington Irving High School, featuring a large fireplace, designed by the architect C.B.J. Snyder (1860-1945) and built in 1913.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the altar and seating areas, taken from the center aisle. The altar is covered with an ornamented textile and is contained in an apse with a poi...

Print

David Hunter

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Description: Engraved quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General David Hunter. David Hunter as promoted to Major General in August 1861 and was appointed...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction site and foundation of the World Trade Center Towers.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction workers and bulldozer on the street next to the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman sits surrounded by pigeons on a park bench in front of a stone building on FDR Drive.

Date: 1953-11-08 

Description: Catholic War Veterans of America parade in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral in recognition of Armistice Day.

Photograph

Parochial School

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Fresh lobsters on ice for sale at a market.

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: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a partially open restroom window in the Bellevue Hospital. A heating vent is attached to the wall in front of the window and roll of paper tow...

Date: 1969 

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

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Scene from Golden Ingots at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Costumed students act outdoors in a...

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Description: Pharmacy students examine specimens in their microscopes during a class.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A street scene of early New York City. The image features a building-lined street, with people walking, riding horses, and riding in carriages. Also pict...

Date: 1932 

Description: George bartending at the Irish Veteran's Association.

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Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain Nathaniel Marsh Edwards. Born in Haverhill, Massachusetts on July 5, 1837. 1st New York Volunteer Engineers on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...

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