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Date: 1940 

Description: Slightly elevated view from street corner at Broadway and West 50th Street of the Rivoli Theater in Times Square when it was screening the movie "Foreign C...

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gothic revival style Trinity church Wall Street and adjacent cemetery. Modern skyscrapers stand in the background.

Book or Pamphlet

Pabst Grand Circle

Date: 1907 

Description: Exterior view of the Pabst Grand Circle Hotel and Majestic Theater. Streetcars, automobiles, carriages, horses and pedestrians line the streets. The marqui...

Date: 1938 

Description: Parade of two International "Jungle Yachts" on Times Square, with newsreel cameramen on top of cars in front of the procession. The "Jungle Yachts" were sp...

Photograph

Weighing Powders

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School carefully measures and weighs powdered ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 1890 ca.

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cigar box label with portraits of inventors Thomas Edison, Eli Whitney, Robert Fulton, Cyrus McCormick, Richard March Hoe. Around the edges are illustratio...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior View of the Dutch room of the Van Cortlandt house, featuring two ornately carved cradles, a wall clock, an open chest, polished metal implements a...

Date: 1932 

Description: Arnold bartending at Gus's.

Photograph

Lucius Fairchild

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...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close up of a fortune teller's shop front on Coney Island. The multiple signs read, "Reader and Advisor" "Have Your Hand Writing Analyzed" "We Give Card...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: The front window of Farrell's Cafe in Washington Heights from the street. Beer advertisements for Guinness, Rheingold and Balantine hang in the window belo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the altar and seating areas, taken from the center aisle. The altar is covered with an ornamented textile and is contained in an apse with a poi...

Date: 1947 

Description: The Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor as photographed by Holocaust survivor, Louis Koplin. Taken from the ship carrying him from Europe to the United S...

Print

David Hunter

Date:  

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:  date unknown

Description: Bird's-eye view of the city including the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge.

Date: 1928 

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, former students of the Kehl School of Dance in Madison, in a posed photograph from Florenz Ziegfeld's production of...

Date: 1927-01-20 

Description: Two International Harvester 10-20 industrial tractors modified to perform street cleaning in New York City. The tractors have enclosed cabs with the text "...

Date: 1932 

Description: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.

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.

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