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The Brau Haus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the Brau Haus, a German-American Rathskeller. A German band wearing costumes stands on the small stage at the restaurant, some holding musical...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the foyer of Washington Irving High School, featuring a large fireplace, designed by the architect C.B.J. Snyder (1860-1945) and built in 1913.

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Sign on Building

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A sign on the exterior of a deteriorated building that reads: "For Information Call Irving Maidman BR-9-7235," near the World Trade Center construction sit...

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New York Harbor

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view, probably early 20th century New York Harbor.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A man descends the stairs to a subway station near the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A group of five girls holding school books pose for a portrait in front of a building on Coney Island.

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John G. Foster

Date:  

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: 1968 ca.

Description: Two passengers stand over a bench and look out of the ferry towards the water. The developed shoreline and a pier with a seagull perched on top can be see...

Date: 1969 

Description: Rear view of onlookers observing the construction of the World Trade Center towers.

Date: 1970-05-01 

Description: Cover of "Liberated Guardian," an underground newspaper, featuring black rebel soldiers carrying firearms. The central figure has a button with a photograp...

Date: 1969 

Description: Silhouette of a construction worker and construction cranes at the World Trade Center.

Date: 1958-11 

Description: Front and back covers of a brochure titled "The Great Forces Shaping Our Future" for the National Public Relations Conference of November 5-7.

Date: 1968 ca.

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of an a...

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Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, posed as a Latin couple. The Sidell Sisters were from Madison, Wisconsin. They were students of Leo T. Kehl and th...

Date: 1951-05-20 

Description: General Douglas MacArthur with his wife, Jean, and son, Arthur upon his return to the United States after being relieved as Commander of U.S. forces in Asi...

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:  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: 1969 ca.

Description: A man looks at the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1943-06-05 

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...

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