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Joseph Curry, Deputy CHIEF, New York Fire Department, barks orders to rescue teams as firefighters and rescue teams search for survivors through the rubble and debris of the World Trade Centers in New York City in the area known as Ground Zero, after the 9/11 terrorists attacks

Governor's Island, New York Harbor, N.Y.

Women Demonstrating against Child Labor, New York City

Lantern Slide of Hester Street, New York City

Building Number 129, Looking North

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Ceremonies - Liberations - Naturalization Ceremonies - Naturalization. Filling out citizen papers in Y.M.C.A. Hut, 8th St., and 5th Avenue, New York City

Chemical Warfare Service - Gas Poisoning - Degassing Sprayers - Mack degassing truck. Rear view of mack degassing truck, manufactured by the International Motor Co., New York City. The heater is shown

American Red Cross - Groups - Nursing recruits who received their equipment kits at the Holly Hotel, Washington Square, New York City

Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918 - Mayor Hylan reviewing Memorial Day parade of the G.A.R. veterans on Riverside Drive, New York City

Ceremonies and Parades - American troops on parade through the streets of Vladivostok during a celebration held in their honor Vladivostok, Siberia

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - New York City applauds 10,000 marching boys from Upton. This picture shows Camp Upton men marching past the reviewing stand in front of the Library at 41st Street and 5th Avenue, New York. February 22, 1918

Ceremonies - New York City - Mayor Hyland of New York City reviewing the 350 Belgian soldiers who visited the city on their way home from Siberia

Ceremonies - New York City - When news was received of singing of the armistice all ships in New York Harbor dressed up in varied colored bunting and flags of the Allies for the first time since beginning of the war

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - New York's "Finest" march in annual Police Parade. The motorcycle squad and the machine gun in New York City's annual Police Parade, May 11, 1918

Commission - From Foreign Nations - France - Blue Devils - Fourth Liberty Loan. The most picturesque and romantic soldiers in the world. Members of the Famous French Foreign Legion. New York City

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - "Fighting Sixty-Ninth" on parade in New York City

Ceremonies - New York City - Armistice Day, New York City. Wild scene in front of Public Library

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, New York City, July 4, 1918. Italian float

Ceremonies - New York - American Red Cross parade, New York City. School children marching on Fifth avenue

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - U.S. Junior Naval Reserve. Almost ready for Uncle Sam's ships. Cadets of New York City Training Station

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Camouflage School at Columbia University, New York City. 1 of the camouflage effects made by the students of the school. The men are taught how to camouflage anything and everything

American Library Association - Dispatch - Library War Service aboard the U.S.A. Transport Mt. Vernon which has just arrived at New York City with 6000 men. New York City, N.Y

Colleges and Universities - Hunter College - Land Army unit, Hunter College, New York City

Ceremonies - New York City - Peace Demonstrations, New York, N.Y. Demonstrations on lower Broadway after news had been received that Germany had signed the Armistice. The streets were blocked by the crowds and cars were at a standstill. Streamers and scraps of paper were thrown into the streets from the top of the buildings

Ceremonies and Parades - 7th Regiment Inf. N.Y.N.G. Parade on its way to entrain. The 7th Regiment (now 107th Infantry) passing the reviewing stand at the Union League Club, 5th Ave. and 39th St. New York City. The regiment paraded before entraining for the camp of the 27th Div., the New York National Guard

Ceremonies - New York City - French and American Sailors join in New York Peace Celebration. The streets for miles were crowded, traffic was halted, and a general holiday of joy was declared at signing of armistice

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, New York City, July 4, 1918. The shipyards were represented by this float

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - Wounded soldiers watching 27th Division parade in New York City, New York, who were provided with places by the A.R.C

American Red Cross - I thru M - Red Cross Workers Parade in New York City, Oct. 4, 1917. Photo shows Mrs. John Purroy Mitchel, wife of the former Mayor of New York, leading a division in the Red Cross parade held on Oct. 4, 1917

Ceremonies - Miscellaneous Reviews and Camp Scenes - 12th regiment returns to New York. City from Mexican border. 12th Regiment In fine marching order swinging east on 23rd Street at Eighth Avenue, upon their return from Mexican border

American Red Cross - In the Service of Interior - Christmas Boxes - Red Cross Fills Christmas stockings for wounded heroes. Left to right: Mrs. Bernardo Fisher; Miss Sarah Van Sielen; Miss Jean Anthony; Miss Z.P. Wilbur; and Mrs. C.M. Nisbeth at work at the Red Cross Headquarters at Madison Ave. and 38th Street, New York City

Commissions - Japan - Japanese Mission in the U.S. Reception in New York City

Ceremonies - Flag Day, 1918 - Sons of American Revolution observe Flag Day in front of U.S. Sub-Treasury, New York city, N.Y

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, Fifth Avenue, New York City, July 4, 1918. British float which was one of the feautures

Ceremonies - New York City - An American Scout Patrol decorated upon receipt of news that Armistice was signed

Ceremonies - New York City - Ships in N.Y. Harbor dress up at peace news. When news of signing of armistice reached the many ships anchored in surrounding waters of New York thre crews immediately dressed their ships in colored bunting and allied flags for first time since the commencement of war. American scout patrol steaming down harbor with all flags flying

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Red Cross section in Independence Day parade in New York City, July 4, 1918

Ceremonies - Bastille Day, 1918 - Photo shows the inauguration o fthe Wilson Bridge on the 14th of July, and the English troops passing over it. Lyon, France

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - Division HQ detachment in 27th Division Parade, passing 42nd Street, New York City

Ceremonies - New York City - Color Guard of the Sons of the Society of Colonial Wars and the 9th & 7th regiments, N.Y.N.G., parading in N.Y. City, N.Y

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Portugese Float in Fourth of July Parade at New York City, N.Y

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Personal Appeal - Pretty girls solicit funds for Red Cross. Attractive Red Cross workers soliciting funds at booths erected in new York City. Photo shows line of people waiting to aid the great cause

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - "Wake Up America" Parade in New York. Photo shows a part of the 40,000 marchers in the "Wake Up America" parade in New York City, April 19, 1916. The paraders are here seen crossing 23rd Street at Fifth Avenue

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - Allen McMullen, trapper, riding down Broadway, New york City, with his dog team, on his last lap to City Hall from Albany, for the American Red Cross drive

Boy's Activities - Patriotism - Chinese Boy Scouts receiving loving cup from Republic of China. Consul General Dr. Chilien Tsur presents Troop 150 of N.Y. Chinese Boy Scouts a loving cup from the Chinese Republic in front of their headquarters at 200 Fifth Avenue, New York City, N.Y

Ceremonies - New York City - Demonstrations over premature peace rumor, New York, N.Y. Crowd at Times Square holding up Extras telling about the signing of the Armistice. The news spread quickly and business was temporarily suspended while the people celebrated. The Government report that the news was not true did not stop the celebration

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Troop of Venezuelan Lancers leading South American Divisions in parade on Fifth Avenue, New York City

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Red Cross "Home Service", Grand Central Palace, New York City. Relatives of men in service overseas receive all sorts of advice here. Women are shown waiting their turn. The Red Cross has information booths all over the country

Ceremonies - New York City - Sixty Ninth Regiment Infantry, New York National Guard, (now the 165th Infantry) leaving the armory at Lexington Avenue and 26th street, New York City

Boy's Activities - Parades - Boy Scouts First Peace Parade on 5th Ave., New York City. View looking up 5th Ave from 46th St

Ceremonies - New York - American Red Cross parade. The Women's Division of the 15th Regt. (colored) New York City, marching down Fifth Avenue in the great Parade that opened up the Red Cross Drive

Ceremonies and Parades - Ceremonies as clock is pushed ahead one hour. Marcus M. Marks, Chairman of National Daylight Saving Movement, pushing the hands around from two to three on the master clock that controls the big dials on the Metropolitan Tower, New York City, as the Daylight Saving Law went into effect

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Camouflage School at Columbia University , New York City. 1 of the camouflage effects made by the students of the school. The men are taught how to camouflage anything and everything

Camouflage - Soldiers Training - Van Courtyard Park, New York City. Lessons in camouflage

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, 1918, New York City. Denmark represented in parade

Ceremonies - New York - Great Red Cross Parade in New York City, Oct. 4, 1917. Photo shows Lt. John Philip Sousa's Great Lakes Training Station Band marching down Fifth Avenue, New York City, Oct. 4, 1917, in the great Red Cross Parade

Ceremonies - New York City - 350 Belgian soldiers visited N.Y. City enroute from Russia where they have been fighting, and paraded down Fifth Avenue

Ceremonies - New York - Red Cross workers parade in New York City, Oct. 4, 1917. Photo shows nurses in the Red Cross parade held in New York City, Oct. 4, 1917

American Red Cross - Refreshments - Red Cross workers feeding the boys doughnuts as they boarded their train for camp, just after they arrived in New York City on the Leviathan

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - A unique Red Cross Shop. A novel tea room, representing the interior of a bird cage, is the feature of trhe Red Cross Shop which recently opened in the old Haggin residence on Fifth Avenue, New York City

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - The "Fighting 69th" leaves for the front. Photo shows the Sixty-Ninth Regiment Infantry New York National Guard. (now the 165th Infantry) marching down Fifth Avenue, New York City., before they left for France

Airplanes - Types - Christmas Bullet Flexible Aeroplane. Strutless biplane exhibited at Aeronautical Exposition, New York City, March 1-15, 1919. Rear view. Guaranteed speed 200 miles per hour; equipped with 200 H.P. 6-cylinder Hall-Scott motor. Takes off and lands at 55 mil

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, Fifth Avenue, New York City, July 4, 1918. The Scotch division proceeding up the avenue

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Red Cross "Home Service". Advising the dependents of our sailors and soldiers overseas at the Home Service Station in Grand Central Palace, New York City. These Home Service Bureaus have been established all over the country

Ceremonies - Lafayette Day, 1918 - Lafayette - Marne Day Celebration in Central Park, New York City. Miss Rose La Harte singing the Star Spangled Banner. To her right is Lieut. Adrian de Pachmann, of the French High Commission

Ceremonies and Parades - "Heroes Day" celebrated in New York City. New York City observed its first "Heroes Day" to commorate the lives of the soldiers, sailors, and marines who died in France. Mothers, sisters, and sweethearts bringing flowers to the mound, Central park in memory of the departed heroes

Ceremonies - New York - American Red Cross parades. The thousands of marching women who paraded down Fifth Avenue, New York City, in the great parade that opened the Red Cross Drive

Boy's Activities - War Work - Chinese children sell war savings stamps, New York City. Group of Chinese Boy Scouts and girls who are helping to sell War Savings Stamps

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - National Army men parade in New York

Ceremonies - New York City - Peace reports stop business in New York. When the first report of Peace was announced in New York today, business in general was stopped and crowds from business houses, hotels, and residences swarmed into the streets and began the wildest celebration ever witnessed in this history of the city

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - 27th Division parade in Brooklyn, previous to the parade in New York City

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, Fifth Avenue, New York City, July 4, 1918. American of German birth marching

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - Labor Day Parade, New York City. Road builders float passing Public Library

Airplanes - Types - Loening Monoplane with 300 H.P. Hispano Motor. Front view of machine in which Maj. Schroeder established new world's record by carrying three passengers to an altitude of 21,000 feet. Taken at McCook Field, Dayton, Ohio. Note the design of wing structure; also manner in which wings fasten to upper body longitudinals and are braced to bottom of body. Latter feature cuts weight of machine in half. Designed by Grover C. Loening, of the Loening Aeronautical Engineering Corporation, New York City. From S.C. Loening

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross workers serving meals twenty-four hours a day to officers and enlisted men at the Red Cross Canteen near the rail road station in Le Mans, France. In addition to its dining room accomodating 300 men at a sitting this canteen has dormitories for officers and enlisted men, shower baths, laundry, sterilizing rooms, Left to right: Matherine McCarthy, Seattle, Wash.; Mrs. Perkins, Caroline Baird, Westchester, Pa.; Jeanette Bailey; Catherine Comstock, Harrisburg, Pa.; Annie Whelpley, Montelain, N.J.; Ruth Miller, Ashland, Ohio; Elizabeth Marshall, Louisville, KY.; Helen Ruff, St. Paul, Minn.; Ella Stauft, Uniontown, Pa., and Elena M. Peck, New York City

Colleges and Universities - Johns Hopkins - John Hopkins Hospital nurses stop in New York on way to France

Ceremonies - New York City - Ships in the Hudson Riverdressed in various colors of the Allied Forces upon receipt of news that the Armistice was signed

Colleges and Universities - Barnard College - Barnard College. Barnard College Canteen, Columbia University Boathouse, on the Hudson River, New York City, for soldiers and sailors. March 1918

Ceremonies - Lafayette Day, 1918 - Lafayette Marne Day at Central Park, New York City, N.Y. Left to right: Miss Rose LeHarte singing the Star Spangled Banner; Dr. George F. Kunz; Lieut. Adrien de Bachmann of the French High Commission and Miss Sally Hamlin

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - A home-made periscope which was brought into use to view the procession, 27th Division, New York City

Colleges and Universities - Stuyvesant High School - Students of Stuyvesant high school boys at the 71st Regiment Army, New York City. Target practice, Captain Albert T. Rich in charge

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - U.S. Junior Naval Reserves. Commandant reading announcement of newly commissioned officers, New York City Training Station

Ceremonies - Joan of Ark Day, 1918 - New York - Patriotic demonstrations, New York City. Celebrating Joan of Arc's birthday, Riverside Drive. Miss Lilian Barrington as Joan leading the procession

Ceremonies - Lafayette Day, 1918 - Lafayette - Marne Day Celebration, Central Park, New York City. Left to right: Katherine Sutton, Lieut. Adrian de Pachmann, of the French High Commission and Mildred Muller, the "Spirit of France."

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Independence Day Parade, New York City, July 4, 1918. Chinese girls marching

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - 27th Division HQ detachment in bristling line, passing 42nd Street, New York City

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - National Army men parade in New York on Washington's Birthday

American Red Cross - N thru W - Cousin of Florence Nightingale teaches knitting. Cousin of Florence Nightingale teaching two kiddies how to knit in Madison Square Park, New York City

Boy's Activities - U.S. Working Boy's Reserve - Boys' WorkingReserve, New York City. Screening street sweeping for top dressings at Public School No. 88, Queens

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - U.S. Jr. Naval Reserves. Cadets of New York City Training Station, drilling in Central Park

Boy's Activities - Patriotism - United States Boy Scouts guarding patriotic posters on Madison Avenue, New York City. 1917

Boy's Activities - Drills - U.S. Boy Scouts Guard recruiting posters. New York City

Ceremonies - Liberations - Military Weddings - Marriage licenses for returning soldiers and prospective brides censored in New York City. Numbers of returning soldiers applying for marriage licenses upon arrival in New York, causes Provost marshal to detail officer to question all soldiers and their brides-to-be, who appear at License Bureau for necessary papers. Corp. Verne U. Ireland and his sweetheart, Margaret Colligan, convinced Capt. Don Monteith, provost officer and Chief Clerk P.J. Scully, that theirs is a pre-war romance

Ceremonies - Lafayette Day, 1918 - Lafayette Day Celebration New York City. Flags of patriotic societies at the statue of Lafayette Union Square, New York. In celebration of the 161st anniversary of the gallant Frenchman who fought for American Independence and the fourth anniversary of the stopping of the Germans on the Marne

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Syrian Red Cross section in Independence Day parade, New York City, July 4, 1918

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Student Army Training Corps - Columbia University S.A.T.C. starts course

Colleges and Universities - Barnard College - Barnard College. Women's Agricultural Camp, Bedford, New York

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - The "Fighting 69th" leaves for the Camp of the Rainbow Division

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Camouflage School at Columbia University, New York City. 1 of the camouflage effects made by the students of the school. The men are taught how to camouflage anything and everything