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Main photographer
John Albok (1894-1982)
Black man with bottle and paper bag shoes, Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Sts.

Black man with bottle and paper bag shoes, Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Sts.

Viewing of facade, tearing down the Armory, Madison Avenue between 94th and 95th Sts.

Viewing of facade, tearing down the Armory, Madison Avenue between 94th and 95th Sts.

View of Fifth Avenue by 94th Street, Central Park

View of Fifth Avenue by 94th Street, Central Park

Barren/run-down building, 95th Street and 2nd or 3rd Avenues

Barren/run-down building, 95th Street and 2nd or 3rd Avenues

View of bus on Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets, advertisement on bus reads "6 out of 10 non-white children grow up poor - give a damn"

View of bus on Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets, advertisement on bus reads "6 out of 10 non-white children grow up poor - give a damn"

Victory Garden, Rockefeller Center

Victory Garden, Rockefeller Center

Long-haired drummer, Puerto Rican, Second Avenue and 95th St.

Long-haired drummer, Puerto Rican, Second Avenue and 95th St.

"Siempre Adelante," Puerto Rican Day parade float

"Siempre Adelante," Puerto Rican Day parade float

Conservatory Garden, Central Park, E. 105th St.

Conservatory Garden, Central Park, E. 105th St.

[Snowstorm, Madison Ave. and 96th St.]

[Snowstorm, Madison Ave. and 96th St.]

The Next Meal!

The Next Meal!

Man Power!

Man Power!

Room for Two

Room for Two

Brooklyn in the Spring

Brooklyn in the Spring

Hello!

Hello!

And Tomorrow!

And Tomorrow!

Murillo in New York

Murillo in New York

Victory!

Victory!

Interior of Celentano Fruit Store, west side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

Interior of Celentano Fruit Store, west side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

Ice dealer, License No. 5580,  98th Street and Madison Avenue

Ice dealer, License No. 5580, 98th Street and Madison Avenue

View looking down on motorcade with FDR coming from World's Fair, Madison Avenue and 96th Street

View looking down on motorcade with FDR coming from World's Fair, Madison Avenue and 96th Street

Peddler with baby carriage

Peddler with baby carriage

Boy reading comics in front of newspaper store, west side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

Boy reading comics in front of newspaper store, west side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

"Neither Sleet nor Snow," snow scene looking out of store window, east side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets.

"Neither Sleet nor Snow," snow scene looking out of store window, east side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets.

"Snow Scene on 96th Street," near Madison Avenue

"Snow Scene on 96th Street," near Madison Avenue

View out of window of store, Rainy Day, Madison Avenue between 96th & 97th Streets

View out of window of store, Rainy Day, Madison Avenue between 96th & 97th Streets

Young boy in wheel barrow, Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

Young boy in wheel barrow, Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets

Victory Parade, view of fairy princess in front of figures dressed as Hitler, Hirohito, and Mussolini, 105th Street

Victory Parade, view of fairy princess in front of figures dressed as Hitler, Hirohito, and Mussolini, 105th Street

Victory Parade, girls marching wearing flag dresses, 105th Street

Victory Parade, girls marching wearing flag dresses, 105th Street

Victory Parade, woman dressed as the Statue of Liberty (in back of truck), 105th Street

Victory Parade, woman dressed as the Statue of Liberty (in back of truck), 105th Street

View of children of graded heights in front of the American flag, Victory celebrations

View of children of graded heights in front of the American flag, Victory celebrations

Victory celebrations, woman on podium

Victory celebrations, woman on podium

Victory celebration banner, "Our Boys - God Bless Them," Sullivan St. looking south towards Bleecker St.

Victory celebration banner, "Our Boys - God Bless Them," Sullivan St. looking south towards Bleecker St.

Congressman Marcantonio, Italian Village, E. 105th St., Victory Celebrations

Congressman Marcantonio, Italian Village, E. 105th St., Victory Celebrations

Billboards, "War Bonds in Action"/Bowery Savings Bank

Billboards, "War Bonds in Action"/Bowery Savings Bank

NRA [National Recovery Administration] March in front of NY Public Library

NRA [National Recovery Administration] March in front of NY Public Library

Portrait of John Albok and his wife Ilona and daughter Ilona Jr., Central Park

Portrait of John Albok and his wife Ilona and daughter Ilona Jr., Central Park

Black delivery boy "Freddie" in interior of tailor shop

Black delivery boy "Freddie" in interior of tailor shop

View of [John Albok's] tailor shop at 1392 Madison Avenue with billboard of "John Albok's New York"

View of [John Albok's] tailor shop at 1392 Madison Avenue with billboard of "John Albok's New York"

Looking out of store window, with John Albok photograph

Looking out of store window, with John Albok photograph

John Albok, self-portrait in store with camera

John Albok, self-portrait in store with camera

World's Fair, 1939, view of fishing village, N.E. Yacht Club, "Sailboats for Hire"

World's Fair, 1939, view of fishing village, N.E. Yacht Club, "Sailboats for Hire"

Hungarian women in native costume, Grand Street, Victory marches

Hungarian women in native costume, Grand Street, Victory marches

Hungarian men in costume, Grand Street, Victory march

Hungarian men in costume, Grand Street, Victory march

Hungarian picnic, Long Island City

Hungarian picnic, Long Island City

Mayor La Guardia, City Hall, Celebration of Hungarian-Americans' donation of ten ambulances to the Red Cross during World War II

Mayor La Guardia, City Hall, Celebration of Hungarian-Americans' donation of ten ambulances to the Red Cross during World War II

Hungarian celebration by Kossuth statue, Riverside Drive & 113th St.

Hungarian celebration by Kossuth statue, Riverside Drive & 113th St.

Portrait of John Dewey, philosopher and educator, at tailor shop, at age 90

Portrait of John Dewey, philosopher and educator, at tailor shop, at age 90

Real estate office in Spanish Harlem

Real estate office in Spanish Harlem

Martin Luther King memorial burial service, view of black man carrying a Life Magazine, Daily News, and other papers, "Keep the Faith Baby" button on jacket

Martin Luther King memorial burial service, view of black man carrying a Life Magazine, Daily News, and other papers, "Keep the Faith Baby" button on jacket

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