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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...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William H. Seward, Secretary of State under the Lincoln Administration.
Description: Olga M. Stankowitz, stenographer, E.O. Snider, credit and collection manager, and P.I. Brandjord, collection correspondent, sit around a desk in an office...
Description: "Christian Herald" editor Kenneth L. Wilson, left, and publisher, Fen Loomer look through some of the over 25,000 pieces of mail with over 160,000 signatur...
Description: Stereographic view of a street in the “Five Points” slum district.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: A boy looking through a pay binocular stand in Battery Park. Graffiti makes the device seem to smile and young trees grow in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Observers stand around a circular railing, looking at a large, rotating globe in the Daily News Building, constructed in 1930.
Description: From left to right: Sir William Beveridge, author of the British "Cradle to the Grave" social security plan, and Arthur J. Altmeyer, Chairman of the Social...
Description: Two men in suits watch four large cranes working to construct the World Trade Center. The cranes sit atop an extensive metal-beam structure and the men ar...
Description: Rear view of onlookers observing the construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Description: Medical inspection of immigrants at Ellis Island.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: View from the back of two men watching the construction of the World Trade Center.
Description: Waist-up engraved portrait of General Ambrose Burnside.
Description: Interior view of sitting room decorated in art deco style with a light fixture, upholstered chairs, patterned carpet, patterned curtains, an embroidered ot...
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...
Description: Two women having a conversation standing on a sidewalk next to a brick building and near a decorative metal fence. Graffiti on the brick wall reads, "Ho l...
Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.
Description: Men work on trucks in the pre-delivery service area on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.
Description: View of the prescription counter and waiting area of the Center Pharmacy. The ladder provided access to shelves of medications held above the counter.
Description: Exterior of Enid A. Haupt Conservatory at the New York Botanical Garden, founded in 1896. A path lined by two small fences leads to the door of the buildin...
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