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Description: Medical inspection of immigrants at Ellis Island.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in full Union uniform, leaning on a sword. He was born i...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from a nearby parking lot.
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...
Description: Warshaw Construction Corporation crane, during construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Close-up of a wall with graffiti showing a hand-made poster that reads, "O Happy State when souls each other draw, When Love is Liberty and Nature Law." B...
Description: A man is driving a construction truck in the shadow cast by what appears to be an elevated highway. A sign for the "Broookly Battery Tunnel" is on one of t...
Description: A view of the campus sundial, which sits in a spacious outdoor area. Its main parts include a large stone sphere and stone base. Campus buildings are vis...
Description: Print of a color drawing of the Wisconsin Pavilion in the New York World's Fair executed by the architect, John Steinmann. The rendering is of an elevated...
Description: Several businessmen converse with each other while observing the World Trade Center construction.
Description: An older man is standing in front of three subway advertisements for Levy and Son's Bakery rye bread of New York City. The man is company president Samuel...
Description: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Description: Times Square in New York City facing north on a foggy winter day in January or February. On the right is Loew's State Theatre which is playing "Big Brother...
Description: Bruce Barton, board chairman of Batton, Barton, Durstine & Osborn (advertising firm) in his office. Behind him is a large illustration of a street scene. T...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Volunteers signing up at the Red Cross office in New York to do hospital or other volunteer work. The woman in the white smock and dark hat is Mrs. Belmont...
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: 1968 date unknown
Description: A group of five men and women sit on metal crates in the sun on the Coney Island boardwalk.
Description: Staten Island Ferry, Lower Manhattan.
Description: Interior of the Director's Room at the Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. The view includes a table with chairs surrounding...
Description: Man walking on Coney Island Beach.
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