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0162885
NEW ORLEANS: RESTAURANT.
A view of Tortorich restaurant on the corner of Royal and St. Louis Streets in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston, c1938.
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0096931
FILM STILL: NIGHTCLUB, 1929.
Still from the 1929 motion picture 'Queen of the Night Clubs,' starring Texas Guinan.
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0527310
CHICAGO, 1941.
Boys playing the the water from a fire hydrant in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1941.
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0001085
NAST: IMMIGRANT CARTOON.
'The Chinese Puzzled.' An 1886 cartoon by Thomas Nast suggesting that rabble-rousing anarchists are more welcome in America than peaceful Chinese immigrants.
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0226237
PEOPLE.
German Empire Alsace-Lorraine imperial territory Strasbourg: in Second World War, under german occupation: remigrants are tapping a hydrant on the street for the water supply - Photographer: Reinke / Dephot - Published by: 'Erika' 32/1940 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0094111
HARRY HOWARD (1822-1896).
Chief engineer, New York City Fire Department. Wood engraving, 1881, after a painting.
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0132036
NEW ORLEANS: GIROD HOUSE.
A view of the Nicholas Girod House, also known as the Napoleon House, at 502 Chartres Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston, c1938.
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0093432
LONDON: FIRE HYDRANT, 1858.
Children enjoying the spray from a fire hydrant on a London street. Wood engraving, English, 1858.
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0116487
HARLEM: RACE RIOT, 1964.
Rioters march through Harlem streets protesting the fatal shooting of African American teenager James Powell by NYPD Lieutenant Thomas Gilligan. Photograph by Dick De Marsico, 1964.
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0106187
NEW YORK CITY: BREAD LINE.
Unemployed workers in a New York City bread line beside the Brooklyn Bridge approach. Photograph, c1930-1935.
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0105832
CONEY ISLAND: FIRE, 1911.
The fire that destroyed Dreamland amusement park at Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York. Photograph, May 27th, 1911.
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0064639
WILLIAM S. DEVERY CARTOON.
'The Big Chief's Fairy Godmother: Mr. Devery tells "where he got it."' Cartoon, 1902, by William Allen Rogers lampooning the former New York city police chief for his ill-gotten gains from illegal gambling.
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0175073
LOWER EAST SIDE, c1970.
A woman picking through a garbage can on the street on the Lower East Side in New York City. Photograph, c1970.
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0108187
CORNELIUS VANDERBILT
(1794-1877). American financier. 'The Statue Unveiled.' Cartoon depicting Vanderbilt the Colossus of Rhodes, watering the crossroads of the New York Central and the Hudson River Railroads, while holding a whip and horse reins. At left is competitor James Fisk, watering his line, the Erie Railroad. Lithograph by Currier and Ives, c1869.
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0164141
GIRLS WITH CAR, c1919.
Two young American girls seated on a car, c1919.
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0076281
HARLEM: BILLBOARD, 1948.
Billboard in Harlem, New York City, 1948. Photographed by John Vachon.
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0106740
SALVATION ARMY, c1910.
Salvation Army volunteer collecting funds for Christmas dinner from the Salvation Army, New York City.
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0162897
NEW ORLEANS: STOREFRONTS.
A view of the Royal Furniture Shop (left) and the G. Napolitano Grocery on the corner of Royal and Dumaine Streets in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston, c1938.
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0051873
NEW YORK: FIVE POINTS, 1866.
Water pump in a backyard on Baxter Street in the Five Points district of New York City's Lower East Side. Wood engraving, American, 1866.
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0409603
NEW YORK: WATER STREET.
View of the East side of Water Street, New York. Photograph by Walter Smalling Jr., 1981.
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0121393
CHINA: BICYCLISTS, c1900.
Women bicyclists on a street in China. Watercolor, Ching Dynasty, c1900.
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0368601
HISTORY.
A Californian miner washing ore using the hydraulic method, engraving from the White conquest, by William Hepworth Dixon (1821-1879). North America,19th century. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0527311
CHICAGO, 1941.
Boys playing the the water from a fire hydrant in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1941.
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0163342
NEW ORLEANS: THEATER.
The entrance to the Liberty Theatre on St. Charles Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographed by Walker Evans, c1936.
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0325599
POTOMAC FLOOD, c1915.
The flood of the Potomac River in Georgetown, Washington D.C. Photograph, c1915.
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0172123
WATERFRONT, 1937.
Barrels lining a sidewalk in New York City.
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0166562
SHELL GAS STATION, 1941.
Shell Company gas station at St. Clare and 12th Avenue, New York City. Photograph, 1941.
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0165997
NEW YORK: STREET CLEANER.
Street cleaner in New York City. Photograph, 1944.
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0051874
NEW YORK: FIVE POINTS, 1866.
Water pump in a backyard on Baxter Street in the Five Points district of New York City's Lower East Side. Wood engraving, American, 1866.
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0563582
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
Children on street in Chicago. Undated picture. Full credit: Kurt Schraudenbach / Süddeutsche Zeitung Photo / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0563583
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
Children on street in Chicago. Undated picture. Full credit: Kurt Schraudenbach / Süddeutsche Zeitung Photo / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.