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Guide to the Richard M. Pieronek Photographic Slides of New York City
 PR 327

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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 10, 2017 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Slide-Case : 1 Slide Case 1

Scope and Contents Note

Includes various New York City scenes from the 1950s, including ships, tugboats, piers, harbor, Statue of Liberty, Broadway and scenes from plays (Happy Hunting, Boy Friend, My Fair Lady, Lil Abner), Rockettes, Times Square, subway platforms, and various buildings and street scenes.

Box: 1 Slide-Case : 2 Slide Case 2

Scope and Contents Note

Includes New York City scenes from 1962 including Lincoln Center, Greenwich Village, Greenwich Nursery, skyline from RCA Building, ships (Queen Mary, Constitution, Spanish sailing vessel, others).

Box: 1 Slide-Case : 3 Slide Case 3

Scope and Contents Note

Includes Prometheus at Rockefeller Center (1963), street scenes, and San Gennaro Festival.

Box: 1 Slide-Case : 4 Slide Case 4. World's Fair
Box: 2 Slide-Case : 5 Slide Case 5

Scope and Contents Note

Includes ship RMS Queen Elizabeth and New York Harbor (September 1964), Herald Square statue (1965), and street scenes, buildings, etc. (1969).

1964-1965, 1969
Box: 2 Slide-Case : 6-8 Slide Cases 6, 7, 8

Scope and Contents Note

Includes street scenes and buildings, World Trade Center (including views at and from the roof observatory) and bicentennial event celebrations, including the tall ships parade, naval personnel and ships parade, Queen Elizabeth parade, and ships, including the Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2).

1976 July
Box: 1 Disk : 1 CD of Slides

Scope and Contents Note

The CD is labeled as "Courtesy of Pieronek Studios, Detroit, Michigan."