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Description: Seated, waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Edwin Vose Sumner wearing officer dress uniform. At the start of the Civil War President Lincoln...
Description: Studio portrait of Teddy Roosevelt around the end of his term as president of the United States.
Description: Cover of "The East Village Other", an underground newspaper, featuring a cartoon bomb on top of a pile of money. The headline reads, "Booming the Economy"...
Description: Harry bartending at The 44th Street Club.
Description: Alice in Dairyland, and two employees of Steve's Cheese, sample a piece of the World's largest cheese. The gigantic piece of cheese was part of Wisconsin's...
Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, F & S, 11th New York Infantry, in full Union uniform, leaning on a sword. He was born i...
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of the Washington bedroom at the Van Cortlandt house featuring a canopied bed, a Dutch-style carved cradle, other carved furniture, and hangi...
Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School carefully measures and weighs powdered ingredients for a prescription.
Description: Two men wearing International jumpsuits wait to be assisted at the mechanics' parts counter at International's New York Manhattan truck branch. Two men wo...
Description: Front view of the New Amsterdam Theatre (Theater), which advertises the 1925 Ziegfield Follies on its marquee and on street level the play "The Knife in th...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: Warshaw Construction Corporation crane, during construction of the World Trade Center towers.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: A demonstration of the war tax resistance taking place in Mid-Manhattan.
Description: Young Dickey Meyer Chapelle poses in front of mantel wearing blouse and dress pants.
Description: Stereograph of Union infantry standing in front of a slave dealer's shop.
Description: A sign shows a smiling Native American man holding a rye bread sandwich in an advertisment for Levy and Sons Bakery of New York, New York. The man is weari...
Description: Interior of the reading room at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Bookshelves line the walls and...
Description: General Douglas MacArthur in the midst of a tickertape parade honoring his return from Korea.
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