New York

Hats in New York

A picture of a crowd in New York and there is not one unhatted head. Photo taken in the Garment District, by Margaret Bourke-White. But what happened to [...]

Malcolm X kidding around with Muhammad Ali, New York

Muhammad Ali became a close associate to Malcolm X and he looked to Malcolm much as a mentor. They knew each other as active members of the Nation of Islam [...]

The art assembly line of female students engaged in copying World War II propaganda posters, New York

Taken in July 1942, Port Washington, a room full of women are hard at work emulating the “real danger” present in the master poster hanging in the [...]

Crowded ship bringing American troops back to New York harbor after V-Day

This is troopship Queen Elisabeth. The Queen Elizabeth together with the Queen Mary were used as troopships in the Second World War. Their great carrying [...]

Funeral services for the 28 Germans who lost their lives in the Hindenburg disaster, New York

In New York City, funeral services for the 28 Germans who lost their lives in the Hindenburg disaster are held on the Hamburg-American pier, on May 11, [...]