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Pan American World Airways' plane on runway bridge over the automobile road at Idlewild, the New York International Airport

Pan American World Airways' plane on runway bridge over the automobile road at Idlewild, the New York International Airport


United Nations Building

United Nations Building


Civil Aeronautics Building, Idlewild Airport

Civil Aeronautics Building, Idlewild Airport


The Tramp.

The Tramp.

A pipe-smoking man seated in a yard in front of a ramshakle shanty.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.


Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.


Bottle Alley, Baxter Street.

Bottle Alley, Baxter Street.


Street Arabs -- night, Boys in sleeping quarter.

Street Arabs -- night, Boys in sleeping quarter.

Three boys curled around a barrel, asleep at the bottom of stairs.

Street Arabs in sleeping quarters.

Street Arabs in sleeping quarters.

Three children curled up on a metal grate in a below-grade areaway.

2 a.m. in the delivery room in the "Sun" office.

2 a.m. in the delivery room in the "Sun" office.


I Scrubs. Katie, who keeps house in West Forty-ninth Street.

I Scrubs. Katie, who keeps house in West Forty-ninth Street.


Shine, sir?

Shine, sir?

Tommy holding his bootblack kit.

The Short Tail Gang (Corlears Hook) Pier at foot of Jackson Street, now Corlears Hook Park. Photographed from the Police Boat.

The Short Tail Gang (Corlears Hook) Pier at foot of Jackson Street, now Corlears Hook Park. Photographed from the Police Boat.


"Knee-pants" at forty five cents a dozen -- A Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop.

"Knee-pants" at forty five cents a dozen -- A Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop.


In a Sweat Shop.

In a Sweat Shop.

"12 year old boy at work pulling threads. Had sworn certificate he was 16 -- owned under cross-examination...

Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.

Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.


Lodgers in a crowded Bayard Street tenement - "Five cents a spot."

Lodgers in a crowded Bayard Street tenement - "Five cents a spot."


In the home of an Italian Ragpicker, Jersey Street.

In the home of an Italian Ragpicker, Jersey Street.

Italian mother and her baby in Jersey Street.

A Downtown "Morgue."

A Downtown "Morgue."

Men in a crowded in an "Black and Tan" dive bar.

King's Daughters Tenement Chapter, Christmas tree in Gotham Court.

King's Daughters Tenement Chapter, Christmas tree in Gotham Court.

Teachers and pupils gathered around a Christmas tree from the Tenement-House Chapter of the King's Daughters...

The Board of Election Inspectors in the Beach Street School.

The Board of Election Inspectors in the Beach Street School.

Portrait of three girls who served as inspectors in the first Board of Election at the Beach Street Industrial...

Minding the baby; Baby yells a Whirlwind Scream, Gotham Court.

Minding the baby; Baby yells a Whirlwind Scream, Gotham Court.

A young boy holding a baby, a woman reaches for them.

The Survival of the Unfittest.

The Survival of the Unfittest.

The construction site for an addition to the Puck Building on Mulberry Street.

Typical Tenement Fire escape, serving as an extension of the "flat" -- Allen Street.

Typical Tenement Fire escape, serving as an extension of the "flat" -- Allen Street.


"Slept in that cellar four years."

"Slept in that cellar four years."

A man atop a make-shift bed that consists of a plank across two barrels.

An Italian Home under a Dump.

An Italian Home under a Dump.


A "Scrub" and her Bed -- the Plank.

A "Scrub" and her Bed -- the Plank.

An old woman with the plank she sleeps on at the Eldridge Street Station women's lodging room.

Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.

Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.


A Vegetable Stand in the Mulberry Street Bend with Myself [Jacob A. Riis]  in the picture.

A Vegetable Stand in the Mulberry Street Bend with Myself [Jacob A. Riis] in the picture.


Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, now destroyed.

Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, now destroyed.


Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.

Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.


First Aid to Injured, Public School.

First Aid to Injured, Public School.

Children in a first aid class in summer school at Brooklyn's P.S. 32.

Plan of Lots in Woodland Park, City of New York

Plan of Lots in Woodland Park, City of New York

Top half contains map of lots from 148th to 151st Street, from the Hudson River east to 10th Avenue,...

[Map of Intersection of Spring Street and Varick Street]

[Map of Intersection of Spring Street and Varick Street]

Figures & objects at intersection possibly indicate military activity.

Map of Property belonging to Philip Hone Esquire, Situated in the 9th Ward of the City of New York

Map of Property belonging to Philip Hone Esquire, Situated in the 9th Ward of the City of New York


A Map of Plot No. 4 of Philip Mintern's farm, belonging to Samuel and Sarah Hallett

A Map of Plot No. 4 of Philip Mintern's farm, belonging to Samuel and Sarah Hallett


[Map of Lower Manhattan]

[Map of Lower Manhattan]

With property boundaries marked and sites of future projects noted.

Guide Map to Lots at Washington Heights in the 12th Ward of the City of New York between the High Bridge Park & Fort Washington Parks & on the table land between Broadway the 11th Ave. Boulevard & 10t

Guide Map to Lots at Washington Heights in the 12th Ward of the City of New York between the High Bridge Park & Fort Washington Parks & on the table land between Broadway the 11th Ave. Boulevard & 10t

Areas for sale are shaded on map.

The Murray Hill Estate

The Murray Hill Estate

Map of area from Lexington Avenue to Madison Avenue between 33rd - 38th Streets; lots are variously colored...

Map of the Edge Hill Terraces at Spuyten Duyvil, Borough of the Bronx, City of New York

Map of the Edge Hill Terraces at Spuyten Duyvil, Borough of the Bronx, City of New York

Right side depicts enlarged view of the 3 blocks, indicating lot numbers, dimensions, plantings. | Several...

Bread Store

Bread Store

259 Bleecker Street.

Construction Old and New

Construction Old and New

38 Greenwich Street from 37 Washington Street.

George Washington Bridge I

George Washington Bridge I

Riverside Drive and 179th Street.

Father Duffy, Times Square

Father Duffy, Times Square

Triangle bounded by Broadway, Seventh Avenue, and West 46th Street.

Herald Square

Herald Square

Herald Square taken from the third floor balcony of the McAlpin Hotel at the southeast corner of Broadway...

Immigration Building, Ellis Island

Immigration Building, Ellis Island


St. Bartholomew's Church, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, and General Electric Building

St. Bartholomew's Church, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, and General Electric Building

Park Avenue and 51st Street including the roof of St. Bartholomew's Church, the General Electric Building...

Joralemon Street, no. 135

Joralemon Street, no. 135

Opposite Sidney Place between Clinton and Henry Streets.

Pennsylvania Station

Pennsylvania Station


Canyon: Broadway and Exchange Place

Canyon: Broadway and Exchange Place

Three buildings on Broadway: the Adams Building (center), Exchange Court (left), and the North American...

Belvedere Restaurant

Belvedere Restaurant

The abandonded Belvedere Restaurant at Bay 16th Street and Cropsey Avenue, Bath Beach, Brooklyn.

Our Lady of the Rosary

Our Lady of the Rosary

The Mission of Our Lady of the Rosary (now the Rectory of the Shrine of St. Elizabeth Seton) at 7 State...

Facade: Alwyn Court

Facade: Alwyn Court

174-182 West 58th Street and 911-917 Seventh Avenue. The New York Athletic Club and Essex House are...

Union Square

Union Square

Fourth Avenue between East 15th and 16th Streets. The Lafayette Statue at Union Square with the discount...

Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets

Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets

The Empire Stores warehouse on Water Street and Dock Street in Brooklyn.

Pier 13, Foot of Cortlandt Street

Pier 13, Foot of Cortlandt Street


Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets

Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets

The Empire Stores warehouse on Water Street and Dock Street in Brooklyn.

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