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Map of Westchester County, New York : from actual surveys /

Map of Westchester County, New York : from actual surveys /

General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Also covers southern area that was detached from Westchester County in 1898 to form the Borough of The Bronx (part... more

Opening day at Jerome Park

Opening day at Jerome Park

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Hogan, Thomas, artist. ... more

Birds eye view of that portion of the 23rd and 24th wards of the city of New York, lying westerly of the New York and Harlem Railroad, and of the Grand Boulevard and Concourse connecting Manhattan Island with the park system north of the Harlem River.

Birds eye view of that portion of the 23rd and 24th wards of the city ...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 540 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

The Loreley Fountatin

The Loreley Fountatin

Title from item.

Bronx Zoo
[Factory before renovation, Bronx, New York]

[Factory before renovation, Bronx, New York]

Photo shows future Bronx Parkway Commission headquarters before its conversion from a factory. On slide (handwritten): "Bronx Pkwy. Commin. 'Before.' Factory which was converted into office headquarters." On sl... more

[Willliamsbridge looking towards Gun Hill Road, Bronx, New York. Before]

[Willliamsbridge looking towards Gun Hill Road, Bronx, New York. Befor...

Photo shows roadside billboards for Beech-Nut Bacon, Sherwin-Williams Paints & Varnishes, Acker Merrall & Condit Company Grocers, Pioneer Warehouses, and Marshall's Seeds. On slide (handwritten): "Bronx Parkway... more

Bronx Lake from N.Y. Zoological Park, 183d and Southern Blvd., N.Y.C.

Bronx Lake from N.Y. Zoological Park, 183d and Southern Blvd., N.Y.C.

People boating with building (clubhouse?) in backgrd. H110837 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Boats; Geogr.

Bronx Lake from New York Zoological Park, 183 D. St. and Southern Blvd., New York City: Boat landing

Bronx Lake from New York Zoological Park, 183 D. St. and Southern Blvd...

H110829 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Parks; Boats; Geogr.

Bronx Lake from New York Zoological Park, 183 D. St. and Southern Blvd., New York City: Launch ALBATROSS on Bronx Lake

Bronx Lake from New York Zoological Park, 183 D. St. and Southern Blvd...

H110838 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Parks; Boats; Geogr.

Van Cortlandt Mansion, built in 1748, Van Cortlandt Park, New York, U. S. A

Van Cortlandt Mansion, built in 1748, Van Cortlandt Park, New York, U....

J135706 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1909 by H.C. White Co. On mount: The "Perfec" Stereograph. (Trade Mark.) Edition de Luxe. Patented April 14, 1903. No. 13618. Title from item.

Old Van Cortlandt Mansion

Old Van Cortlandt Mansion

J133372 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright, 1909, by Stereo-Travel Co. No. 98. Title from item.

Fountain, Van Cortlandt Park

Fountain, Van Cortlandt Park

Stereo copyrighted by Stereo-Travel Co. No. 97. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Fountains; Parks; Ph. Ind.

Hammond's new guide map of Manhattan and the Bronx

Hammond's new guide map of Manhattan and the Bronx

Scale ca. 1:33,500. In left margin: Supplement to Brooklyn Eagle almanac, 1910. Statistical data, "Hammond's new road map, Long Island," and maps of "Best Manhattan automobile routes," "Brooklyn as the automobi... more

Jack Rose -- the Bronx - 7th Insp. Dist.

Jack Rose -- the Bronx - 7th Insp. Dist.

Photo shows gangster and gambler "Baldy" Jack Rose (1875-1947) (Jacob Rosenzweig) who was one of the witnesses in the Becker-Rosenthal trial. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

Jack Rose -- the Bronx - 7th Insp. Dist.

Jack Rose -- the Bronx - 7th Insp. Dist.

Photograph shows Jacob Rosenzweig (1875-1947) an American gambler and who was a witness in the Becker-Rosenthal murder trial in New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Rings and poles, Bronx Park

Rings and poles, Bronx Park

Photograph shows children playing on equipment, probably including girls from the Washington Irving High Schools New York City, who were attending a Midsummer Day Festival held at Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx o... more

Midsummer Day, Bronx Park

Midsummer Day, Bronx Park

Photograph shows girls from the Washington Irving High Schools, New York City, having a picnic at the Midsummer Day Festival which was held at Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx on June 23, 1911. (Source: Flickr Comm... more

Krakoviak Dance, Bronx Park, 1911

Krakoviak Dance, Bronx Park, 1911

Photograph shows girls from the Washington Irving High Schools, New York City, doing a Krakowiak dance from Krakow, Poland, at the Midsummer Day Festival which was held at Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx on June ... more

Chimpanzees, most man like of the apes, Bronx Park, New York

Chimpanzees, most man like of the apes, Bronx Park, New York

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Zoos.

["Bartow Mansion," International Garden Club, 895 Shore Bay Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, New York. Terrace fountain]

["Bartow Mansion," International Garden Club, 895 Shore Bay Road, Pelh...

Site History. House Architecture: 1842 house renovated by Delano & Aldrich for the International Garden Club, 1914. Landscape: Delano & Aldrich, 1914. Associated Name: Zelia Krumbhaar (Mrs. Charles F.) Hoffman... more

Daniel Reid, financier was yesterday disclosed as the man whose gift of $175,000 made possible the speedy organization of the Columbia War hospital. All the steel operating rooms and other structures are already erected on the Old Columbia in the Bronx. In a few days the eighteen wards will be finished. They will house 500 patients and a large staff of doctors and nurses. After the war the buildings will be turned over to the Red Cross. General view on the old Columbia oval in the Bronx

Daniel Reid, financier was yesterday disclosed as the man whose gift o...

Title and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: International Film Service. Group Title: Hospitals, U.S. Date based on date of negative... more

[Hartsdale Train Station, Hartsdale, Bronx, New York. Garden party]

[Hartsdale Train Station, Hartsdale, Bronx, New York. Garden party]

Site History. Also known as "Floralia" and "Flower Fete," the event was on five acres with an exhibition of flowers, vegetables and garden sculpture. Mrs. Charles Wellford Leavitt was the director and Gertrude ... more

Bronx Park. Mar. 1919

Bronx Park. Mar. 1919

5 girls seated on lawn eating. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Picn... more

[Hartsdale Train Station, Hartsdale, Bronx, New York Garden party]

[Hartsdale Train Station, Hartsdale, Bronx, New York Garden party]

Site History. Also known as "Floralia" and "Flower Fete," the event was on five acres with an exhibition of flowers, vegetables and garden sculpture. Mrs. Charles Wellford Leavitt was the director and Gertrude ... more

Polar Bear, Bronx Park, New York City

Polar Bear, Bronx Park, New York City

J239371 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 7833. Title from item.

[Willliamsbridge to Gun Hill Road, Bronx, New York. After]

[Willliamsbridge to Gun Hill Road, Bronx, New York. After]

On slide (handwritten): "Bronx Parkway Commin. 'After picture.' Wmsbridge-Gun Hill Rd." (Label is on back of slide.) On slide (printed): "John Duer Scott" and "106 W. 52nd St., N.Y.C." (Slide manufacturer) Also... more

[Bronx Parkway, Bronx, New York]

[Bronx Parkway, Bronx, New York]

Photo of photographic print with number, bottom right: "2394 A." Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam Watters, 2011. Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjam... more

[Factory after renovation, Bronx, New York]

[Factory after renovation, Bronx, New York]

Photo shows Bronx Parkway Commission headquarters after its conversion from a factory. On slide (handwritten): "Bronx Parkway Commin. 'After' picture of factory made into office headquarters." On slide (printed... more

Beavers and their home, Bronx Park, New York City

Beavers and their home, Bronx Park, New York City

J239370 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrighted by Keystone View Company. No. 7832. Title from item.

Hammond's subway system map of New York City (Manhattan and The Bronx) : showing all subways in separate colors, also ... index of streets and avenues

Hammond's subway system map of New York City (Manhattan and The Bronx)...

Title from cover. "Copyright by the City of New York. Copyright by C.S. Hammond & Co." LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, brittle, torn at fold lines, taped, annotated in lead-pencil, rubber-stamped, cover annotated ... more

Aerial survey, Manhattan Island, New York City /

Aerial survey, Manhattan Island, New York City /

Airphoto mosaic. Also covers adjacent part of The Bronx. "This mosaic was made by assembling 100 aerial photographs taken ... at an altitude of 10,000 feet." Donated to the Geography and Map Division by Mr. Dal... more

Shoebill Stork (side view), Bronx Park, New York, N. Y

Shoebill Stork (side view), Bronx Park, New York, N. Y

J300362 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 4005; No. 10. Title from item.

Shoebill Stork (Front View), Bronx Park, New York, N. Y

Shoebill Stork (Front View), Bronx Park, New York, N. Y

J300361 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 4001; No. 9. Title from item.

Circus 2

Circus 2

Text on Poster WPA Federal Theater Project The World's Greatest Circus 200 Sawdust Stars 40 clown daring death defying feats trained dogs 60 acts 60 50 piece band under the big tent rain or shine u... more

Circus 1

Circus 1

Text on Poster: WPA Federal Theater Project The World's Greatest Circus 200 Sawdust Stars 40 clown daring death defying feats trained dogs 60 acts 60 50 piece band under the big tent rain or shine ... more

After Lindbergh told story to Bronx grand jury / World-Telegram staff photo.

After Lindbergh told story to Bronx grand jury / World-Telegram staff ...

Charles A. Lindbergh is shown telling the grand jury his story of the payment of $50,000 ransom for his son. At the right is Colonel H. Norman Schwarzkopf, of the New Jersey State Police, who accompanied Colon... more

Bronx, New York. Background photo for Hightstown project. Many of the future Hightstown settlers are now living in the Bronx district. This is the street on which Mr. Morris Back and family, certified applicant for resettlement, now live

Bronx, New York. Background photo for Hightstown project. Many of the ...

Additional information on caption card: See RA 9191-E [i.e. LC-USF34-009191-E) for project background. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas... more

WPA Federal Music Project of New York City presents free band concerts [at the] Bronx County Building

WPA Federal Music Project of New York City presents free band concerts...

Poster for New York City Federal Music Project presentation of free band concerts at the Bronx County Building, showing half-length portrait of a music conductor. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection ... more

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