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Description: International Harvester showroom (possibly part of a dealership or branch house) in Manhattan. The showroom features an exhibit on an Attilio Gatti expedit...
Date: 1926-02-25 before
Description: Front cover and menu listing from the booklet printed for the Forty-ninth Annual Dinner of the American Paper and Pulp Association at the Waldorf Astoria H...
Description: Pete bartending at the Ship Ahoy.
Description: A man unloads a bound stack of newspapers from the back of an International D-2 panel truck owned by "The Sun" newspaper.
Date: 1888-12-15 before
Description: Menu page and back cover for a "Dinner tendered Geo. P. Merrill by Chas. H. Wheeler," with a handwritten menu with wines and spirits in red, and colored pe...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Portrait of Carrie Chapman Catt, activist and leader of the women's suffrage movement.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Tishman trailer at the construction site of the World Trade Center.
Description: Construction begins of the Wisconsin Rotunda at the New York World's Fair. Principals of the project are standing in a group, and include Michael Pender, W...
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...
Description: Two members of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School roll bandages with the help of a crank-operated machine. Part of their training involved the pre...
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: 1921 ca.
Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ganna Walska, Polish opera singer, holding a cat. At the time this picture was taken, Ganna Walska was the "brid...
Description: Exterior view of the display cases and neon sign frontage of the Center Pharmacy, a Rexall affiliate.
Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. Tables and chairs fill the room, and on the left wall, a fireplace with decorative art and...
Date: 1863-11 ca.
Description: Photograph of Lucius Fairchild of the 2nd Wisconsin made by Mathew Brady in Washington, D.C. about three months after the Battle of Gettysburg. Severely wo...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Two men on a derelict car under the Brooklyn Bridge. They appear to be salvaging parts. Other wrecked vehicles crowd the area.
Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks, who was born on January 30, 1816 in Waltham, Massachusetts. He is wearin...
Description: A group of five girls holding school books pose for a portrait in front of a building on Coney Island.
Description: Exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, founded in 1870. The building, completed in 1880, features neoclassical architecture. In front of the museum,...
Description: A aerial view of the campus, with the largest brick and stone buildings visible in the center. Trees border the structures and people are walking on paths...
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