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Description: A portrait of a shoeshine boy, with a brick wall forming the backdrop. His clothes are tattered, and his work box rests on his left shoulder.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: New York Harbor, with the Statue of Liberty and various boats.
Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction worker standing at construction site of the World Trade Center.
Description: Three men in hard hats, possibly architects, walking behind a fence at the World Trade Center construction site.
Description: Bill bartending at The Stonewall.
Description: Cemetery with a view across the street of the World Trade Center construction site.
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...
Description: John bartending at The Log Cabin.
Description: A crowd gathers before a parochial school during a flag-raising ceremony.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: A man walking with a cane in the sand dunes on Coney Island. A dilapidated fence cuts across the foreground of the beach and a rock jetty juts into the ba...
Description: Group of men playing boccie, with their shadows casting over the game on East Houston Street.
Description: A sign shows a smiling Asian American man holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisemnt for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The sign reads "Y...
Description: View from below of two boys standing in a doorway opening of an abandoned brick building in the East Village.
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...
Description: Chinko The Juggler balances a large portrait of a woman on his head.
Description: A view of the Holland Tunnel, a tunnel for automobile traffic between New York City and New Jersey. A sign reads, "Don't sound horn."
Description: World Trade Center construction site with construction equipment including trucks and cranes.
Description: Graffiti on an advertisement for the Plaza Theatre which reads, "They Must Die".
Description: Bird's-eye view of the city including the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge.
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