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The Wharf

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the wharf, an area crowded with boathouses, fishermen, and barrels of goods. The city's skyscrapers rise in the background.

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Nathaniel P. Banks

Date:  

Description: Waist-up 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 h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Simoni Martucci and Tomma's White Label Orchestra. Members of the band hold instruments and pose before banners and decoration.

Date: 1940 

Description: Portrait of Dickey Chapelle wearing a white shirt, white flight headgear and goggles.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An open air market in the streets of New York. Barrels of goods line the sidewalk and behind them fire-escapes can be seen going up the sides of brick tene...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys standing in a doorway opening of an abandoned brick building in the East Village.

Date: 1970 

Description: An older man is standing in front of three subway advertisements for Levy and Son's Bakery rye bread of New York City. The man is company president Samuel...

Photograph

Helping a Customer

Date: 1947-10 

Description: A pharmacist assists a customer in Joseph Lascoff's Pharmacy, located at 93rd and Amsterdam.

Date: 1932 

Description: Harry bartending at The 44th Street Club.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Observers stand around a circular railing, looking at a large, rotating globe in the Daily News Building, constructed in 1930.

Photograph

J.N. Hegeman

Date: 1894 

Description: Portrait of the druggist J.N. Hegeman, who was the proprietor of several drugstores in New York City in the late 19th century. Hegeman was also once the se...

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Construction Worker

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker at the World Trade Center.

Date: 1937 

Description: Men work on trucks in the pre-delivery service area on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.

Date: 1969 

Description: A woman street vendor, in an embroidered jacket, sells pretzels on the street near the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1937-07-09 

Description: Two men load pieces of lumber onto the bed of an International D-40 truck owned by New York Lumber & Panel Company.

Date: 1969 

Description: A surveyor conducts work at the construction of the World Trade Center. He is at work before the building located at 210 Washington Street.

Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.

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Description: Engraved, full-length, seated portrait of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy from 1861-1869.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the main lounge of the Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. The view from across the room shows furniture, tables...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Robert Fischelis at Delegate's Entrance, Hunter College. He served as an advisor to the American delegation to the Instructional Health Conference, which b...

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