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New York Skyline

Description: Postcard depicting the New York skyline from Jersey City. The buildings along the skyline are labeled with their appropriate names. A letter is written on Spanish on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Witte Museum

[Ice Skaters in New York City]

Description: Photograph of people ice skating at Central Park in New York City. In the image multiple groups of people cling to each other as they glide a long the ice on skates. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7126-0004-22
Date: January 1956
Creator: Clark, Joe
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Robert "Bob" K. Blackshear]

Description: Photograph of a young man standing outside on a patio or balcony. He is petting a dog sitting on the edge. (back of photo) Robert K. Blackshear age 15 or 16 at "Handy Hall" Hampton Bay, Long Island, N.Y. - Long Island Sound is in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Palestine Public Library

About New York with O. Henry

Description: Article excerpted from a literature magazine providing a description of the places in New York that O. Henry used as settings for many of his short stories. The article is illustrated with photographs.
Date: September 1913
Creator: Maurice, Arthur Bartlett, 1873-1946
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Gay Games IV logo]

Description: The document displays the Gay Games IV (1994) logo on the center of the page. The black-and-white logo includes a torch, a triangle, and three overlapping circles representing the Federation of Gay Games.
Date: October 29, 1991
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Album page with seven photos "coney island"]

Description: Photograph of an early family album page with 7 photographs of different members of the Cuellar family. The top of the page (from left to right) has portraits of a woman holding a bouquet, a man wearing a tuxedo, and a woman with a long-sleeved light-colored dress. The center of the page (from left to right) has a portrait of a man in suit sitting on a wooden chair, a man with a sombrero on a horse, and two children standing in front of a dark-colored backdrop. The bottom photograph has two men in suits standing on boulders with "En Coney Island" written. (*Translation from Spanish: "In Coney Island).
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Amusement Park Entrance

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of the amusement park in New York where the Aquacade was on. The first is of the entrance with a large statue, a building, signs, and people walking in. The second picture is of people on a large walkway between buildings with decorative landscaping on each side. There are trees and flowers, and a water fountain at the far end.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Amusement Park Entrance

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of the amusement park in New York where the Aquacade was on. The top picture is of a large walkway with creative landscaping in the middle and two large structures near the end with a building. There are people on the path and trees on each side. The bottom picture is a view from an overlook at the park. On the right are other people at the overlook and part of the building. On the left is a view of many buildings and people on walkways with flags and trees.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Train Depot Interior

Description: Copy negative of a view inside Grand Central Station in New York City. There are people walking through the station, the clock is visible, and there is light shining in through large windows.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Rails at Jamaica Station]

Description: Long Island Rail Road's Jamaica Station, looking west toward New York, October 21, 1970. Passenger trains run through this station on an average of one every thirty seconds during peak periods of commuter travel. This is one of the world's busiest rail terminals. Note the outside paralleling third rail beside the respective tracks which provides electrical energy. Trains are powered from 650-volt Direct Current. Two-thirds of all passenger trains on the Long Island Rail Road operate in electrified territory.
Date: unknown
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[New York Central Locomotive]

Description: New York Central's Electric locomotive No. 341, the type used on the head-end of passenger trains, awaits its next run over the electrified main line from Croton-Hampton to Grand Central Station, circa 1959. This rail distance is 32.7 miles. The railroad is also electrified to North White Plains on the Harlem Division, a distance of 24 miles.
Date: 1959~
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Menu]

Description: Menu from the automated restaurant on wheels in the consist of the New York Central Railroad's "World Fair Special" train No. 40, eastbound, enroute from Buffalo to New York, September 1964.
Date: September 1964
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad