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Photograph

William H. Seward

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William H. Seward, Secretary of State under the Lincoln Administration.

Date: 1869-02-13 

Description: Engraved image of several men attempting to ride velocipedes in a large open, interior space. Many have fallen or are struggling with balance.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1968 date unknown

Description: A group of five men and women sit on metal crates in the sun on the Coney Island boardwalk.

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:  

Description: A Columbia University pharmacy professor, Dr. Charles Chandler, lectures on the chemical make-up of the benzene ring.

Drawing

Barman — Bob

Date: 1932 

Description: Bob bartending at the Press Grill.

Date: 1953-11-08 

Description: Catholic War Veterans of America parade in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral in recognition of Armistice Day.

Date: 1969 ca.

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

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses the traditional pharmacist's tool of a mortar & pestle to grind medicinal ingredients for a pre...

Photograph

War Taxes Protest

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a large crowd gathered in front of the Internal Revenue Service Manhattan District Office to protest war taxes. The protesters carry large...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A woman in a thick black coat with a dog on a leash standing on a sidewalk on West 57th Street. The woman is looking into the distance while the dog tugs o...

Photograph

Construction Worker

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker at the World Trade Center.

Photograph

Nathaniel P. Banks

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks in a uniform with epaulettes, posed with his sword in his left hand. He was born o...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction site and foundation of the World Trade Center Towers.

Date: 1886-08-07 before

Description: Menu from the midsummer dinner of the Thirteen Club, with the seal of the club on the front cover: the legend, "Morituri te salutamus" ("We who are about t...

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: 1937-05-24 

Description: A man uses a hose to wash the tires of an International truck in the third floor wash rack at International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.

Date:  

Description: Jefferson Davis, center, surrounded by, clockwise from the top, Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, A.P. Hill, J.E.B. Stuart, Braxton Bragg, Joseph E. John...

Date: 1889 

Description: Druggist Junior Jones shows a customer some items from the J.N. Hegeman Pharmacy, 1218 Broadway.

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