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Photographic views of New York City, 1860's-2010's,Created by: PICRYL - Public Domain Media Search EngineDated: 1920
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Catching goldfish in Union Square, N.Y. Dec. 1908

Catching goldfish in Union Square, N.Y. Dec. 1908

Four boys (newspaper carriers) catching goldfish in fountain. Bain News Service photograph. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-B2-622-6.

Broad and Wall St. - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Broad and Wall St. - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Liberty Bond salesman, Wall St.

Liberty Bond salesman, Wall St.

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Wall St. explosion - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Wall St. explosion - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Photo taken at the Wall Street terrorist bombing, Sept. 16, 1920, in the New York City financial district. (Source: Library staff, 2008)

New York city views. Times Square from 41st story of Continental Building at dusk

New York city views. Times Square from 41st story of Continental Build...

Public domain photograph of broadway, city downtown, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Aerial view of New York City showing top of Chrsyler Building and United Nations

Aerial view of New York City showing top of Chrsyler Building and Unit...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... More

[Fire fighter(?) covering his eyes in foreground with New York City fire fighter, fire trucks, and rescue vehicles on street with burning buildings in background, following September 11th terrorist attack on World Trade Center, New York City]

[Fire fighter(?) covering his eyes in foreground with New York City fi...

Forms part of: Collection of unattributed photographs ... Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

"Limited Express"--Railway in Central Park, New York City, U.S.A.

"Limited Express"--Railway in Central Park, New York City, U.S.A.

Stereograph showing women and children riding on miniature railroad in park; train driver releasing smoke from smokestack; men and boys looking over wall at riders. H44817 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1904 ... More

Huge floor beams at 35th story of Metropolitan Tower - looking down on Madison Square and Fifth Ave. Hotel, New York, U.S.A.

Huge floor beams at 35th story of Metropolitan Tower - looking down on...

H111759 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1908 by H.C. White Co. On mount: The "Perfec" Stereograph. (Trade Mark.) Edition de Luxe. Patented April 14, 1903. No. 96.

Ewen Avenue No. 2565 (Bar and grill), Spuyten Duyvil, Bronx.

Ewen Avenue No. 2565 (Bar and grill), Spuyten Duyvil, Bronx.

Digital ID: 482644. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 11, 1935. .Notes: Bar and grill and other buildings built into hillside along street, man looks on from steps, girl from window above, vehicle wit... More

Unemployed and huts, West Houston -- Mercer St., Manhattan.

Unemployed and huts, West Houston -- Mercer St., Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482854. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 25, 1935. .Notes: Code: III.G. Man sits reading in front of huts built of salvaged materials some decorated with pictures, cat in center, baby ca... More

Willow Place, nos. 43-49, Brooklyn.

Willow Place, nos. 43-49, Brooklyn.

Digital ID: 482637. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 14, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.3. Children play in front of brick row houses with Greek Revival colonnades.. .Source: Changing New York / Berenice A... More

Sumner Healey Antique Shop, Third Avenue near 57th Street, M...

Sumner Healey Antique Shop, Third Avenue near 57th Street, M...

Digital ID: 482813. Sumner Healey Antique Shop, Third Avenue near 57th Street, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 08, 1936. .Notes: Looking into antique shop, stone dogs flank shop filled to... More

'El' station, Sixth and Ninth Avenue Lines: downtown side, 7...

'El' station, Sixth and Ninth Avenue Lines: downtown side, 7...

Digital ID: 482803. 'El' station, Sixth and Ninth Avenue Lines: downtown side, 72nd Street and Columbus Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. February 06, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.A.2.f.2. Exhib... More

St. Bartholomew's, Waldorf Astoria, General Electric Buildin...

St. Bartholomew's, Waldorf Astoria, General Electric Buildin...

Digital ID: 1219139. St. Bartholomew's, Waldorf Astoria, General Electric Building, Park Avenue and 51st Street, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. April 02, 1936. .Notes: Looking down on decora... More

McGraw Hill Building, from 42nd Street and Ninth Avenue look...

McGraw Hill Building, from 42nd Street and Ninth Avenue look...

Digital ID: 482670. McGraw Hill Building, from 42nd Street and Ninth Avenue looking east, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 25, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.3. McGraw Hill building, with windo... More

Columbia Heights no. 222, Brooklyn.

Columbia Heights no. 222, Brooklyn.

Digital ID: 482639. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 27, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.3. Large three story house with small windows in fourth story gables, inverted U crowns on windows, asymetrical shape, Man... More

Trucks, West and Desbrosses Sts., Manhattan.

Trucks, West and Desbrosses Sts., Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482586. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. June 18, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.A.2. Heavy trucks backed-up to Pennsylvania Railroad freight station.. .Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott. (... More

Civic Repertory Theatre, 14th Street West of Sixth Avenue, M...

Civic Repertory Theatre, 14th Street West of Sixth Avenue, M...

Digital ID: 482764. Civic Repertory Theatre, 14th Street West of Sixth Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 02, 1936. .Notes: Shoe shine man sits in front of theater with corinthian ... More

DePeyster statue, Bowling Green, looking north on Broadway, ...

DePeyster statue, Bowling Green, looking north on Broadway, ...

Digital ID: 482566. DePeyster statue, Bowling Green, looking north on Broadway, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 23, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.A.I6. Looking up at statue from the right fron... More

Greyhound Bus Terminal, 33rd and 34th Streets between Sevent...

Greyhound Bus Terminal, 33rd and 34th Streets between Sevent...

Digital ID: 482565. Greyhound Bus Terminal, 33rd and 34th Streets between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 14, 1936. .Notes: View of the terminal from above, ... More

New York City Hall, City Hall Park, New York, New York County, NY

New York City Hall, City Hall Park, New York, New York County, NY

Significance: The New York City Hall has served since 1812 as the center of municipal government. Designed by John McComb, Jr. and Joseph Mangin in the Federal style with French Renaissance overtones, it has be... More

Tudor City Complex, The Cloister, 321 East Forty-third Street, New York, New York County, NY

Tudor City Complex, The Cloister, 321 East Forty-third Street, New Yor...

Survey number: HABS NY-6075-H Public domain photograph of New York historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Collection of unattributed photographs of the September 11th terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City

Collection of unattributed photographs of the September 11th terrorist...

Slides showing the disastrous aftermath of two airplanes crashing into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan after being highjacked by terrorists on September 11, 2001. Includes the burni... More

Collection of unattributed photographs of the September 11th terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City

Collection of unattributed photographs of the September 11th terrorist...

Slides showing the disastrous aftermath of two airplanes crashing into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan after being highjacked by terrorists on September 11, 2001. Includes the burni... More

New York City--Madison Square. 19th century, Library of Congress collection

New York City--Madison Square. 19th century, Library of Congress colle...

Public domain photograph of early 20th-century New York metropolis cityscape, buildings, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[The Driveway, Central Park, New York City]

[The Driveway, Central Park, New York City]

Public domain photograph of park, trees, outdoors, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Taft parade, Architects Div., H.V.B. Magonigle, Marshal, New York

Taft parade, Architects Div., H.V.B. Magonigle, Marshal, New York

A group of men walking down a street holding signs. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Messenger boys, City Hall Park, N.Y.  Location: New York, New York (State)

Messenger boys, City Hall Park, N.Y. Location: New York, New York (St...

Public domain image of a large historic building, city hall, urban architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[View of Union Square, New York City, showing park and surrounding buildings]

[View of Union Square, New York City, showing park and surrounding bui...

J154178 U.S. Copyright Office. Public domain photograph of the city, skyscraper buildings, cityscape, downtown, urban environment, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[New post office, 8th Ave. and 31st Street, New York City]

[New post office, 8th Ave. and 31st Street, New York City]

J204928 U.S. Copyright Office. Public domain photograph of a post office building, postal service, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Germany surrenders / W.L. Drummond, 72 Wall St.

Germany surrenders / W.L. Drummond, 72 Wall St.

Photograph shows celebrations on Wall Street with confetti, American flags, and crowds of people.

Bootblacks in and around City Hall Park, New York City - July 25, 1924.  Location: New York, New York (State)

Bootblacks in and around City Hall Park, New York City - July 25, 1924...

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Public domain image of New york city cityscape, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Public domain image of New york city cityscape, free to use, no copyri...

Public domain photograph of early 20th-century New York metropolis cityscape, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Portrait of Cecil (Xavier) Scott, Sandy Williams, Art Hodes, and Kaiser Marshall, Times Square, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1947]

[Portrait of Cecil (Xavier) Scott, Sandy Williams, Art Hodes, and Kais...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress). Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 265 (gottlieb assignment) 265 (assign... More

Williamsburg Bridge, Spanning East River at South Sixth Street between New York City & Brooklyn, New York, New York County, NY

Williamsburg Bridge, Spanning East River at South Sixth Street between...

Significance: The Williamsburg Bridge is the longest span suspension bridge over the East River, its span exceeding that of the Brooklyn Bridge by 4.5 feet. Survey number: HAER NY-128 Building/structure dates... More

West Street, New York City. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.

West Street, New York City. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.

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West Street, New York City. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.

West Street, New York City. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.

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Squibb Building with Sherry Netherland in the background, 74...

Squibb Building with Sherry Netherland in the background, 74...

Digital ID: 482749. Squibb Building with Sherry Netherland in the background, 745 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. November 21, 1935. .Notes: Code: I.A.3. Looking through railing of... More

Grove Street, No. 45, Manhattan.

Grove Street, No. 45, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482662. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 21, 1935. .Notes: Code: I.A.2. Man pushing cart past building with sign for Boykin School of Art.. .Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott. ... More

Cliff and Ferry Street, Manhattan.

Cliff and Ferry Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482801. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. November 29, 1935. .Notes: Code: I.D. Exhibited: Modern Vision #62 Wagon and cars line narrow street lit by a street light, though skyscrapers above are s... More

Murray Hill Hotel, Manhattan., New York City

Murray Hill Hotel, Manhattan., New York City

Digital ID: 482559. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. November 19, 1935. .Notes: Men walk past entrance to hotel, American flags overhead, lamps with hotel name; Grand Central Station and New York Central Bui... More

Seventh Avenue looking south from 35th Street, Manhattan.

Seventh Avenue looking south from 35th Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482802. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. December 05, 1935. .Notes: Code: I.C.; III.B.1. Exhibited: Modern Vision #63 Low winter sun illuminates Seventh Avenue and the harbor brightly, buildings ... More

Oak and New Chambers Streets, Manhattan.

Oak and New Chambers Streets, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482579. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 28, 1935. .Notes: Code: III.B.1. Exhibited: Modern Vision #57 Festive lights in curlicue designs arch over street, men with tall ladder, wagons, ... More

Rope store, South Street and James Slip, Manhattan.

Rope store, South Street and James Slip, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482824. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. February 05, 1936. .Notes: Man relaxes with cigar near pot-bellied stove, coils of ropes, life rings and other materials stacked and hung around the room ... More

Pike and Henry Streets, Manhattan.

Pike and Henry Streets, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482679. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 06, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.5. Looking down Pike Street toward the Manhattan Bridge, street half in shadow, rubble in gutters, some traffic.. .So... More

Chelsea Hotel, 222 West 23rd Street, Manhattan.

Chelsea Hotel, 222 West 23rd Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482725. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 12, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.1. Looking up at facade of hotel, featuring wrought iron balconies, leaded windows, bas-relief panels and a small sig... More

Court of first model tenement house in New York, 72nd Street...

Court of first model tenement house in New York, 72nd Street...

Digital ID: 482804. Court of first model tenement house in New York, 72nd Street and First Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 16, 1936. .Notes: Poles in courtyard support lines loaded ... More

The Sunday parade, Fifth Avenue,  Panoramic Photograph

The Sunday parade, Fifth Avenue, Panoramic Photograph

View north from Forty-sixth Street. Windsor Arcade (demolished 1921) on right. H17596 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Falk; May 12, 1902. Copyright claimant's address: Waldorf-Astoria, N.Y. No. 7.

Wall St. - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Wall St. - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Photo taken at the Wall Street terrorist bombing, Sept. 16, 1920, in the New York City financial district. (Source: Library staff, 2008)

[New York City street scenes - Easter on 5th Avenue]

[New York City street scenes - Easter on 5th Avenue]

Photo shows Fifth Avenue, New York City on Easter day, March 23, 1913. Title devised by Library staff from caption on item. Date from related glass negative LC-B2-2529-12 with date " '13". Date on caption on it... More

[Gotham Hotel, 5th Avenue and 55th Street, New York City, New York]

[Gotham Hotel, 5th Avenue and 55th Street, New York City, New York]

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of hotel with cars in the street dating approximately from the 1930s.

230 Park Ave., New York City. Park Avenue, north from 6th floor

230 Park Ave., New York City. Park Avenue, north from 6th floor

Public domain photograph of New York City, Broadway, downtown, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

United Nations exhibit by OWI at Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y. Close-up of photographic display and seals of the nations

United Nations exhibit by OWI at Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y. Clo...

Public domain photograph of early 20th-century New York metropolis cityscape, buildings, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Portrait of Art Hodes, Kaiser Marshall, Henry (Clay) Goodwin, Sandy Williams, and Cecil (Xavier) Scott, Times Square, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1947]

[Portrait of Art Hodes, Kaiser Marshall, Henry (Clay) Goodwin, Sandy W...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress). Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 265 (gottlieb assignment) 265 (assign... More

Lower Manhattan skyline, including the World Trade Center, New York, New York

Lower Manhattan skyline, including the World Trade Center, New York, N...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The shot was taken two months before the 9/11/2001 terr... More

Wall St. W. past U.S. Sub-Treasury to old Trinity Church, New York

Wall St. W. past U.S. Sub-Treasury to old Trinity Church, New York

J142836 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright Underwood & Underwood. U-37908. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Westwood, N.J. No. (6)-10713.

Manhattan Bridge, Spanning East River at Flatbush Avenue, between New York City & Brooklyn, New York, New York County, NY

Manhattan Bridge, Spanning East River at Flatbush Avenue, between New ...

Significance: This single span suspension bridge contains one of the longest suspension spans in the U.S., and had the largest carrying capacity in the country when it was built. It is unusual in that it was d... More

New York, New York. Photo mural to promote the sale of defense bonds, designed by the Farm Security Admininstration, in the concourse of Grand Central terminal.

New York, New York. Photo mural to promote the sale of defense bonds, ...

Public domain photograph of a historic place in New York, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Gasoline Station, Tenth Avenue and 29th Street, Manhattan.

Gasoline Station, Tenth Avenue and 29th Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482728. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. December 23, 1935. .Notes: Code: II.C.4. Man checks water in radiator of car left, bank of three pumps, right, at Kesbec Esso Station.. .Source: Changing ... More

Oldest apartment house in New York City, 142 East 18th Stree...

Oldest apartment house in New York City, 142 East 18th Stree...

Digital ID: 482703. Oldest apartment house in New York City, 142 East 18th Street, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. December 08, 1935. .Notes: Man working on windows of apartment house, five stor... More

Brooklyn Facade, 65-71 Columbia Heights, Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Facade, 65-71 Columbia Heights, Brooklyn.

Digital ID: 482656. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 14, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.3. Brownstone facades, with arched fourth story windows, roof cornice, pediments over second and third story windows,... More

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 1219153. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 16, 1936. .Notes: Looking down from 'el' station at intersection of 34th and Broadway; pedestrians, traffice, Macy's and billboards, Saks at 34t... More

Cedar Street, from William, Manhattan.

Cedar Street, from William, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482673. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 26, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.C. Looking down Cedar Street, in shadow, rounded corner and entrance of #67-69 at right, police officer just visible, l... More

23rd Street Surface Car, West 23rd Street, Manhattan.

23rd Street Surface Car, West 23rd Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482557. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 26, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.A.3. Woman boards 23rd St. trolley outside Erie Railroad Ferry terminal, West 23rd St., trucks, lamppost visible.. .So... More

West Street Row: I. 178-183 West Street, Manhattan.

West Street Row: I. 178-183 West Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482555. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. April 08, 1936. .Notes: Wagon, truck in front of 3 and 4-story buildings with advertisements for furnished rooms, restaurants, hotel, policeman at righ... More

City Vista, West Street, looking east, Manhattan.

City Vista, West Street, looking east, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482812. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 12, 1938. .Notes: Code: I.D. Exhibited: Modern Vision #89 Men and trucks in foreground, Hudson Terminal and other buildings in the haze beyond.. ... More

The Elevated at One Hundred and Tenth Street, New York City

The Elevated at One Hundred and Tenth Street, New York City

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Long Acre Square (Times), New York, N.Y.

Long Acre Square (Times), New York, N.Y.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[New York City, Fifth Avenue] - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

[New York City, Fifth Avenue] - Public domain image. Dry plate negativ...

Public domain photograph of New York City, Broadway, downtown, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

"L" Station, Chatham Square, New York

"L" Station, Chatham Square, New York

Public domain photograph of train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Up Broad St. near Wall St., overlooking the "Curb Market," north to Stock Exchange and Sub-Treasury, New York City

Up Broad St. near Wall St., overlooking the "Curb Market," north to St...

Public domain photograph of early 20th-century New York metropolis cityscape, buildings, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, a section from which many of the New Jersey homesteaders have come, New York

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, a section from which many of...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a crowd of people. Great Depression FSA photogpraph

A black and white photo of a crowd of people. Great Depression FSA pho...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photograph of 1930s America during the Great Depression, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Fifth Avenue approaching 47th Street. New York City, New York

Fifth Avenue approaching 47th Street. New York City, New York

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Criminal Courts Building, 100 Center St., New York City. Exterior from park

Criminal Courts Building, 100 Center St., New York City. Exterior from...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

New York, New York. Times Square and vicinity on D-Day

New York, New York. Times Square and vicinity on D-Day

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[Portrait of Ann Hathaway, Washington Square, New York, N.Y., ca. May 1947]

[Portrait of Ann Hathaway, Washington Square, New York, N.Y., ca. May ...

Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb In: "Ann of Washington Square," Down Beat, v. 14, no. 11 (May 21, 1947), p.... More

[Portrait of Kaiser Marshall, Art Hodes, Sandy Williams, Cecil (Xavier) Scott, and Henry (Clay) Goodwin, Times Square, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1947]

[Portrait of Kaiser Marshall, Art Hodes, Sandy Williams, Cecil (Xavier...

Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress). Gottli... More

Times Square, which is actually triangular, in New York, New York

Times Square, which is actually triangular, in New York, New York

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Photograph date based on event dates in billboard adver... More

The New York Public Library's Jefferson Market branch, New York, New York

The New York Public Library's Jefferson Market branch, New York, New Y...

Completed in 1874, was once voted one of America's 10 most beautiful buildings in a poll of the nation's architects. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; som... More

Union Square, New York - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Union Square, New York - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Public domain photograph of New York City, Broadway, downtown, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Murray Hill Hotel, from Park Avenue and 40th Street, Manhatt...

Murray Hill Hotel, from Park Avenue and 40th Street, Manhatt...

Digital ID: 482742. Murray Hill Hotel, from Park Avenue and 40th Street, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. November 19, 1935. .Notes: Looking up past fire escapes on hotel toward large light color... More

Watuppa, from water front, Brooklyn, Manhattan.

Watuppa, from water front, Brooklyn, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482815. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 10, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.A.1.f. Exhibited: Looking broadside at the tugboat Watuppa, with the lower Manhattan (from the Municipal Bldg. south) sk... More

'El', Second and Third Avenue lines, Bowery and Division Sts...

'El', Second and Third Avenue lines, Bowery and Division Sts...

Digital ID: 482709. 'El', Second and Third Avenue lines, Bowery and Division Sts., Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. April 24, 1936. .Notes: Vertical view, shadows and storefronts (fur shops) w... More

Broadway and Thomas Street, Manhattan.

Broadway and Thomas Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482706. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 06, 1936. .Notes: Elevated view into Thomas Street from across Broadway, white arched facades on both sides of Thomas; varient of #071. Code: I.... More

Ferry, Chambers Street, Manhattan.

Ferry, Chambers Street, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482707. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. April 09, 1936. .Notes: Trucks, wagon, car and pedestrians in front of Erie Railroad ferry terminal. Code: II.A.1.d.. .Source: Changing New York / Berenic... More

Frame House, Bedford and Grove Streets, Manhattan.

Frame House, Bedford and Grove Streets, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482710. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 12, 1936. .Notes: Women and two children walk past corner house made with wood siding, shutters with crescent moons, top floor has rugs hanging o... More

Construction old and new, from Washington Street #37, Manhat...

Construction old and new, from Washington Street #37, Manhat...

Digital ID: 1219147. Construction old and new, from Washington Street #37, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 12, 1936. .Notes: Wash hangs from lines outside 6 story tenement which is dwar... More

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, Manhattan.

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 1219157. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 20, 1936. .Notes: Three large row houses, including one of marble (#8) and traffic on Fifth Ave. and 8th St., and trolley tracks in 8th St. Code... More

West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, M...

West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, M...

Digital ID: 482678. West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 18, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.C.1. Man works on roof of market's porch, trucks o... More

Talman Street, no. 57, Brooklyn.

Talman Street, no. 57, Brooklyn.

Digital ID: 482809. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 22, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.A.5. Exhibited: Modern Vision #84 Man talks to woman with broom in hand on stoop of clapboard house, boys next door sit on s... More

'El' Second and Third Avenue Lines, looking toward Doyers St...

'El' Second and Third Avenue Lines, looking toward Doyers St...

Digital ID: 482677. 'El' Second and Third Avenue Lines, looking toward Doyers Street, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. 1935-1938, printed 1935-ca. 1990. .Notes: Print is mislabeled on verso, 'Hano... More

Columbus Circle, Manhattan., New York City

Columbus Circle, Manhattan., New York City

Digital ID: 482580. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. February 10, 1938. .Notes: Code: I.B. Exhibited: Modern Vision #69 Looking Northwest from above the circle, statue of Columbus, B&O bus station topped wit... More

Public domain image of New york city cityscape, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Public domain image of New york city cityscape, free to use, no copyri...

Public domain photograph of early 20th-century New York metropolis cityscape, buildings, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Photographing New York City - on a slender support 18 stories above pavement of Fifth Avenue

Photographing New York City - on a slender support 18 stories above pa...

Man seated on beam looking through camera. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. 8288. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photogr.; Geogr.; Ph. Ind.

Irving Trust Bldg., 1 Wall St. - Irving Underhill Co. photo

Irving Trust Bldg., 1 Wall St. - Irving Underhill Co. photo

JO8624 U.S. Copyright Office. No. C 20599. Copyright by Irving Underhill, Inc., N.Y.C.

New York from Brooklyn - Public domain book illustration, Library of Congress

New York from Brooklyn - Public domain book illustration, Library of C...

Bird's-eye view with Brooklyn Bridge on right. Copyright by Irving Underhill. No. D-420.

Manhattan Bridge, made March 23rd, 1909

Manhattan Bridge, made March 23rd, 1909

Marine terminal in foreground; bridge under construction in background. H127329 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Irving Underhill, New York. No. D-441.

[New York City street scenes - crowds before Trinity Church]

[New York City street scenes - crowds before Trinity Church]

Nearly identical image - LC-USZ62-107836. George Grantham Bain Collection. Public domain photograph - New York City, downtown, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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