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Rockefeller Center, New York City The observation roofs are in reality commodious promenades overlooking the vast city from a height of 850 feet / / Mophochrom - Irving Browning - natural color.
Tim traveling through NYC streets 1935-1936, in the midst of the Great Depression.
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Rockefeller Center, New York City The observation roofs are in reality commodious promenades overlooking the vast city from a height of 850 feet / / Mophochrom - Irving Browning - natural color.

Rockefeller Center, New York City The observation roofs are in reality...

Print shows people looking at New York City from the top of Rockefeller Center. Title from item. Accession box no. PR 06 CN 038, Box 17, New York New York City Skyscrapers

[Portrait of Margaret Conklin, standing beside car, New York City]

[Portrait of Margaret Conklin, standing beside car, New York City]

Title devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Handwritten on back: "Margaret Conklin NYC." Forms part of: Lomax collection of photographs depicting folk musicians, primarily i... more

LaGuardia leaves White House. Mayor F. LaGuardia of New York City talks with President Roosevelt about a billion dollar work progress and leaves the White House without a specific comment. He is being helped to his car by Lt. Larry Seeman, veteran White House office. 21135

LaGuardia leaves White House. Mayor F. LaGuardia of New York City talk...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Snowy rooftops viewed from Rockefeller Center, New York City

Snowy rooftops viewed from Rockefeller Center, New York City

Snowy rooftops viewed from Rockefeller Center, New York City, 1935..Photographer: .Kassowitz, Ernst ..Subjects (LCSH):.New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc. ..Digital Collection: .Modern Photographers Co... more

FIRST LADY GREETS GUESTS. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT GREETS THE THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN CROWDING THE LAWN OF THE WHITE HOUSE IN THE ANNUAL EASTER EGG ROLLING PARTY. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. J. HALL ROOSEVELT OF DETROIT; HER DAUGHTER DIANA; THE FIRST LADY; AMY ROOSEVELT, SISTER OF DIANA; AND MAYRIS CHANEY OF NEW YORK CITY

FIRST LADY GREETS GUESTS. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT GREETS THE THOUSA...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

[Police officer in front of crowd of children and adults at Federal Theatre Project performance in Central Park, New York] / photo by Dick Rose, Federal Theatre Project, New York City.

[Police officer in front of crowd of children and adults at Federal Th...

Title devised by Library staff. Photograph by Dick (Richard) Rose, head of the Federal Theatre Project's Photographic Division. Exhibited: "Circus and the City" at the Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Des... more

New York City street scene

New York City street scene

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Street, New York City

Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Street, New York City

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jersey homesteaders have come. New York

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jers...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York City

New York City

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp... more

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jersey homesteaders have come. New York

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jers...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Bronx, New York. Background photo for Hightstown project. Many of the future Hightstown settlers are now living in the Bronx district. This is the street on which Mr. Morris Back and family, certified applicant for resettlement, now live

Bronx, New York. Background photo for Hightstown project. Many of the ...

Additional information on caption card: See RA 9191-E [i.e. LC-USF34-009191-E) for project background. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas... more

A picket on 7th Avenue, New York City

A picket on 7th Avenue, New York City

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Mrs. Max Hochfield, a prospective New Jersey homesteader, now living in the Bronx, New York

Mrs. Max Hochfield, a prospective New Jersey homesteader, now living i...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Street scene on 38th Street near 7th Avenue, New York City. Teenager reading newspaper

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Street scene on 38th Street near ...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

Hallway of Mrs. Hochfield's house. Washington Avenue, Bronx, New York

Hallway of Mrs. Hochfield's house. Washington Avenue, Bronx, New York

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Crowds around post office. Lower East Side, New York

Crowds around post office. Lower East Side, New York

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Street, New York City

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Str...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

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...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Apartment houses as viewed through vacant lot. In vicinity of 139th Street, just east of St. Anne's Avenue, Bronx, New York City

Apartment houses as viewed through vacant lot. In vicinity of 139th St...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Mothers talking together and child playing in the gutter, 139th Street just east of St. Anne's Avenue, Bronx, New York

Mothers talking together and child playing in the gutter, 139th Street...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Across the street from Mrs. Hochfield's tenement. Washington Avenue, Bronx, New York

Across the street from Mrs. Hochfield's tenement. Washington Avenue, B...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jersey homesteaders have come. New York

Scene from the Bronx tenement district from which many of the New Jers...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

View of 139th Street, east of St. Anne's Avenue, note baby carriages, New York

View of 139th Street, east of St. Anne's Avenue, note baby carriages, ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, New York, a section from whi...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Background photograph for Hightstown project. Play street for children. Sixth Street and Avenue C, New York City. The Solomon family who are to be resettled at Hightstown, live in this neighborhood. This Resettlement Administration project includes two hundred and fifty homes, four hundred and fourteen acres of farmland, a modern factory, utilities, including water system, recreation area and lake. Each family will have a modern home and an opportunity to work in a cooperative factory. Also a small plot of land for raising garden vegetables

Background photograph for Hightstown project. Play street for children...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Store at which Mrs. Hotchfield does her shopping. Washington Avenue, the Bronx, New York

Store at which Mrs. Hotchfield does her shopping. Washington Avenue, t...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Woman at sewing machine in New York tailor shop on University Place near 11th Street

Woman at sewing machine in New York tailor shop on University Place ne...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Street, New York City

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Scene on 7th Avenue near 38th Str...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

Out of rear window tenement dwelling of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Solomon, 133 Avenue D, New York City. The Solomon family are all on the accepted list for resettlement at Hightstown, New Jersey

Out of rear window tenement dwelling of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Solomon, 13...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Background photgraph for Hightstown project. Garment factory on West Twenty-first Street, New York City. Mr. Jacob Solomon, one of the two hundred and fifty selected family heads for the Hightstown Project, is employed in this building. Compare with factory built by Resettlement Administration at Hightstown

Background photgraph for Hightstown project. Garment factory on West T...

Additional information on caption card: See RA 9191-E [i.e. LC-USF34-009191-E] for project background. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas... more

New York City views

New York City views

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. NY 96r; sleeves

Street scene at 38th Street and 7th Avenue, New York City

Street scene at 38th Street and 7th Avenue, New York City

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Mrs. Max Hochfield, a prospective New Jersey homesteader, now living in the Bronx, New York

Mrs. Max Hochfield, a prospective New Jersey homesteader, now living i...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York City. Post office, Lower East Side

New York City. Post office, Lower East Side

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Two men in conversation, 7th Avenue near 38th Street, New York City

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Two men in conversation, 7th Aven...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

Background photo for Hightstown project. The present home of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Solomon and family, 133 Avenue D, New York City. This family is included in the first unit of thirty-five families to be resettled at Hightstown in July, 1936. For four very small rooms in tenement they pay eighteen dollars monthly

Background photo for Hightstown project. The present home of Mr. and M...

Additional information on caption card: See RA 9191-E [i.e. LC-USF34-009191-E) for project background. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas... more

Background photo for Hightstown project. Sixth Street and Avenue C, New York City, where the Solomon family do their shopping. In the street and displayed on newspaper. All socks for sale at ten cents the pair

Background photo for Hightstown project. Sixth Street and Avenue C, Ne...

Additional information on caption card: See RA 9191-E [i.e. LC-USF34-009191-E) for project background. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas... more

Group of men on 7th Avenue and 28th Street, New York City

Group of men on 7th Avenue and 28th Street, New York City

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Hair tonic salesman advertising his wares, 7th Avenue at 38 Street, New York City

Hair tonic salesman advertising his wares, 7th Avenue at 38 Street, Ne...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Nathan Katz's apartment, East 168th Street, Bronx, New York. Mr. Nathan Katz is an accepted applicant to Jersey Homesteads

Nathan Katz's apartment, East 168th Street, Bronx, New York. Mr. Natha...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Riverside Church and playground, New York City

Riverside Church and playground, New York City

Bird's-eye view. J18287 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Irving Underhill.

Street scene on 38th Street near 7th Avenue, New York City. Teenager reading newspaper

Street scene on 38th Street near 7th Avenue, New York City. Teenager r...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Apartment houses as viewed through vacant lot. In vicinity of 139th Street just east of St. Anne's Avenue Bronx, New York

Apartment houses as viewed through vacant lot. In vicinity of 139th St...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more