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Date: 1968 ca.

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

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Description: Interior view of the New England bedroom in the Van Cortlandt house featuring a bed with an embroidered translucent canopy, several chairs, and a vanity se...

Photograph

John G. Foster

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Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John G. Foster in uniform, holding his hat. At the start of the war he was the chief enginee...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Water garden at the New York Botanical Gardens featuring palms and water lilies along a conservatory walkway.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ganna Walska, Polish opera singer, holding a cat. At the time this picture was taken, Ganna Walska was the "brid...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman with a scarf on her head and holding a parcel engaged in a conversation. Only the hand of the other speaker is visible in the photograph.

Date: 1934-04-04 

Description: Three rings of the Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus are shown being set up for a performance in New York's Madison Square Garden.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of "Let Us Beat Swords into Plowshares," a sculpture by Yevgeniy Vuchetich donated to the United Nations by the Soviet Union. The sculpture shows...

Date: 1962 

Description: Photographic copy of an artist's rendering of the Johnson's Wax Pavilion at the 1964 New York World's Fair.

Photograph

New York Newsboy

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A newsboy sells newspapers on the sidewalk while holding a stack of newspapers under his arm.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Several employees on the doorstep of J.N. Hegeman Drugstore.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, founded in 1870. The building, completed in 1880, features neoclassical architecture. In front of the museum,...

Print

David Hunter

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Description: Engraved quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General David Hunter. David Hunter as promoted to Major General in August 1861 and was appointed...

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...

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Description: Pharmacy students examine specimens in their microscopes during a class.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a metal doorway in the East Village with multiple handmade posters and graffiti proclaiming a strike.

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Description: An empty pharmaceutical laboratory classroom, stocked with supplies for new students.

Photograph

Worker Behind Fence

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man with hard hat walking behind a fence, possibly an architect, at the construction site of The World Trade Center.

Date: 1942-02-26 before

Description: Front cover and menu page from the program for the Third Annual Dinner of the Overseas Press Club of America for Anti-Axis Solidarity, with an illustration...

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