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Date: 1969 

Description: Workers entering the construction area for the World Trade Center at the start of the work day.

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

New York Harbor

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Y.W.C.A. (West 137th St.) reception lobby. View features a fireplace with artwork overhead, arched windows on both sides of the room, mirrors and a...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Daisy Bates and others at Woolworth's boycott.

Date: 1957 

Description: Woman in fancy evening dress speaking with a doorman or chauffeur outside Julius Monk's "Downstairs Room" nightclub. The tailgate of an International truck...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker standing near a safety sign at the World Trade Center construction site.

Photograph

Ulysses S. Grant

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting New York Central Lines railway and the Grand Central Station in New York City, also described as "The Gateway to a Contine...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Washington bedroom at the Van Cortlandt house featuring a canopied bed, a Dutch-style carved cradle, other carved furniture, and hangi...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a graffiti painted wall that reads, "Pill" and "Only Revolution Ends War!" framed by hammer and sickles.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A professor checks the progress of several female students in a pharmaceutical laboratory course.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A small crowd mills about a cobblestone plaza near a brick building on the wharf adjacent to the Hudson River. The Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship is...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A tugboat captain leans on a handrail and squints into the sun on a tug in the East River. Part of the wheelhouse is visible behind him.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of a parlor in the Van Cortlandt House. Four portraits line the walls and a chandelier hangs above a table with a bowl on it in the center of...

Photograph

Nathaniel P. Banks

Date:  

Description: Seated 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 he...

Date: 1969 

Description: A business man stands in a seafood store with a neon lobster sign. He is watching the construction of the World Trade Center through the window.

Date: 1932 

Description: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: An American flag sticker is visible in a back window of an automobile.

Date: 1965-07-09 

Description: A group of scouts enjoy a snack at picnic tables outside the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair. Each scout has a glass of milk and a young woman...

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