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Description: Olgivanna Wright, third wife of architect Frank Lloyd Wright
Description: Albert and Elsa Seipp Madlener pose for their portrait on the day of their son Otto's wedding to Virginia Wetmore at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine....
Description: Jack bartending at The Dizzy Club.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the J.N. Hegeman Drugstore at 60 Fulton Avenue. Left to right: a clerk, J.W. Ferris, an errand boy, William O'Bry, and a porter.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Building facades on Second Avenue in the East Village. Fire escapes and various signs attach to the buildings and hang into the street. A small group of...
Description: Men and women prepare to jump from diving boards into an indoor pool at London Terrace Hotel. Others sit on on the pool's edge near arched windows decorat...
Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.
Description: Close-up of a poster attached to a dark wooden surface in the East Village with a layer of trash collected on the ground below. The poster features a blac...
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: 1969 ca.
Description: Perspective from the ground looking up at the progression of the construction of buildings near the World Trade Center Towers.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of Mary Louise Baker Lidgerwood Browne. Daughter of Charles Minton Baker of Lake Geneva. Taken in New York before her family jour...
Description: Two men stand near a truck in the receiving room of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch. The truck bears the text "Bickfords" and is parked ne...
Description: A pharmacist assists a customer in Joseph Lascoff's Pharmacy, located at 93rd and Amsterdam.
Description: Portrait of a young Orson Wells wearing a suit, heavily retouched to isolate him from the background.
Description: Roma bartending at The 163 Club.
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...
Description: A fashionably dressed young couple stand in an embrace on a pier on the East River. The river and a waterfront warehouse are visible behind them.
Description: A woman sits surrounded by pigeons on a park bench in front of a stone building on FDR Drive.
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of General Rufus King in uniform with epaulettes, with a sword across his left leg.
Description: Construction workers inside the steel framework of the World Trade Center.
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