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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Postcard Collection [graphic]
circa 1898-1965 (bulk, 1900-1950)
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Series II. Geographic Locations | New York, circa 1898-1965 (bulk, 1900-1950). 27.89 Linear feet (in 51.5 boxes)

Subseries II.A. New York State, circa 1898-1965 (bulk, 1900-1950). 14.89 Linear feet (in 27.5 boxes)

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 25-26 New York State

Scope and Contents

A-L

Adirondack Mountains
Ausable Chasm
John Brown's Homestead and Grave
Tupper Lake
General

Box: 26-27 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Albany
Buildings
Churches
Historic
Hotels and Restaurants
Schuyler Mansion
State Capitol Exterior
State Capitol Interior
State Education Building
Street Scenes
Washington Park
Views
General

Box: 27 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Am-At
Au-Az
Auburn
B-Be
Babylon
Ballston Spa
Bath
Bay Shore
Beacon
Bear Mountain

Box: 28 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Bi-Bu

Binghamton
Churches
Club Buildings
Court House and Square
Hospitals and Homes
Hotels
Office Buildings
Parks and Rivers
Public Buildings
Streets
Views

Bloominburg
Bo-Bz

Buffalo
Albright Art Gallery
Buildings
Harbor
Hospitals and Homes
Hotels
Parks
Residences
Schools
Squares
Streets
General

Box: 29 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

C-Cal
Cam-Car
Campville
Canajoharie
Canandaigua
Cas-Caz
Catskill

Catskills & Catskill Mountains
Ashokan Reservoir
Hotels
Kaaterskill (Falls, Lake, etc.)
Rip Van Winkle House, etc.
Catskill Mountains General

Box: 30 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Ce-Cl
Chappaqua
Chautauqua
Cherry Valley

Clifton Springs
Sanitarium
General

Clinton
Co

Cooperstown
Baseball Museum
Bodies of Water
Churches
Cooper, James F.: grave, monument, statue, etc.
Cooper Park
Farmers' Museum
Hotels and O-te-sa-ga (Knox School)
New York State Historical Association
General

Box: 31 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Corning
Cornwall
Cr-Cz
Cragsmoor
Crown Point
Da-De
Dansville
Deposit
Di-Do
Dr-Du
E-Ed
East Hampton
El-Es

Box: 32 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Ellenville
Elmira
Essex
Et-Ez
F-Fi
Finger Lakes

Fire Island
Light House
Ocean Beach
Point O'Woods
Saltaire
General

Fishers Island
Fishkill
Fl-Fo
Florida

Box: 33 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Fort Ticonderoga
Fr-Fz
Fulton
Ga-Ge
Geneva
Gi-Gl
Glens Falls

Box: 34 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Go-Gr
Goshen
Greenport
Greenwood Lake
Ha
Haines Falls
Hamilton
He
Hi
Ho
Homer
Hu
Hudson

Box: 35 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Hudson River
Anthony's Nose
Breakneck Mountain
Crow's Nest Mountain
Highlands
Indian Point
Islands
Stony Points
Storm King Highway
Storm King Mountain
Sugar Loaf Mountain
General

Huntington
Hurley
Hyde Park
I

Ithaca
Cornell University
General

Box: 36 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

J
Jamestown
Johnstown
Ka-Ke
Ki-Kz
Kinderhook

Kingston
Buildings
Churches
Historic
Hotels
Kingston Point
Monuments
Residences
Restaurants and Taverns
Senate House
Streets
General

L-Lak
Lake _____
Lake Champlain

Box: 36-37 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Lake George
Bays
Forts
Glenburnie
Glen Eyrie
Hotels
Islands
Lake George Village
Monuments
General

Lake Minnewaska
Lake Placid
Lake Ronkonkoma
Lal-Laz
Le-Li
Liberty

Box: 38 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Lo
Lockport
Locust Valley
Long Beach
Lowville
Lu-Ly
Mc
Ma
Mahopac
Malden
Matteawan
Me

Box: 39 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Mi
Middleburg(h)
Middletown
Mo
Mohegan
Mohonk Lake
Montauk
Montgomery
Monticello
Mount Kisco
Mount Lebanon
Mount McGregor
Mount Vernon
Mu
Na-Ne

Box: 39-40 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Newburgh
Buildings
Churches
Hotels
Parks
Streets
Washington's Headquarters

Box: 61-62 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

New Paltz
Churches
Historic Houses
General

New Rochelle
Ni
Niagara Falls

Box: 62 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

No-Nz
Northport
Norwich
Nyack
Oa-Og
Oh-On
Olean
Oneonta
Op-Oq
Or-Os
Oscawana

Box: 63 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Ossining
Oswego
Ot-Oz
Otsego Lake
Owego
Oyster Bay
Pa
Palmyra
Patchogue
Paul Smiths
Pawling
Pe-Ph
Peekskill
Penn Yan
Pi-Pl
Plattsburg
Pleasantville

Box: 64 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Po
Port Chester
Port Jefferson
Port Jervis
Port Washington

Poughkeepsie
Bridges
Buildings
Churches
Hospitals
Hotels and Restaurants
Schools
Streets
Vassar College
General

Pr-Pu
Q
Ra-Re
Red Hook
Rensselaer
Rh-Ri
Rhinebeck
Richfield Springs
Riverhead

Box: 65 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Ro-Rz

Rochester
Buildings
Genesee River and Erie Canal
Hotels
Parks
Residences
Streets
General

Rome
Roscoe
Rosendale

Roxbury
Churches and Schools
Historical Pageant
Residences
General

Rye
Sa
Sag Harbor
Saint James
Saint Johnsville
Sampson

Box: 66 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Saranac Lake
Buildings
Hospitals and Sanitaria
Hotels
Lakes
Streets
Views
Winter Sports and Carnivals
General

Saratoga Springs
Buildings
Churches
Historic
Hotels
Parks
Race Track
Residences
Saratoga Lake
Spas
Streets
General

Box: 67 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Sa
Saugerties
Sc

Schenectady
General
Union College

Schoharie
Schuylerville
Se-Sh
Sea Cliff
Setauket
Sharon Springs
Shawangunk & Shawangunk Mountains
Shelter Island
Skaneateles
Si-Sn

Box: 68-69 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

So
Sp
Spring Valley
Stony Brook
Stony Point
St
Stamford
Su-Sz

Syracuse
Buildings
Canals and Railroads
Clinton Square
Hotels
Parks and Monuments
Public Buildings
Salt Works
State Fair
Streets
Syracuse University
Views

Box: 69 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

Ta

Tappan
Andre "76" House and Monument
Washington House
General

Tarrytown
Andre Monument
Bridges
Churches
Philipse Castle
Residences
Sunnyside
General

Te-To

Thousand Islands
Alexandria Bay
Heart Island
Hotels
Parks
Residences
General

Ticonderoga
Tr-Tz

Troy
Buildings
Schools
General

Box: 70 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

U

Utica
Buildings
Churches
Hospitals and Homes
Monuments
Parks
Residences
Streets and Views
Waterways

V
Valhalla
Wa
Wappingers Falls
Warwick
Watertown
Watkins Glen

Box: 71 New York State (continued)

Scope and Contents

We
West Hebron

West Point Military Academy
Buildings
Cadets
Monuments
General

Westport
Wh-Wi
White Lake
White Plains
Wo-Wu
Woodstock
Wurtsboro
Y
Yonkers
Youngsville
Yulan

New York State General

Box: 96-B New York State | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

Adirondack Mountains (6)
Albany (14)
Ashokan-Gilboa Reservoirs (1)
Auburn (1)
Auriesville / National Shrine, North American Martyrs (4)
Ausable Chasm (8)

Bear Mountain (7)
Binghamton (2)
Buffalo (3)

Catskill Mountains (2)
Chatauqua (2)
Chenango Trail (1)
Cherry Valley (1)
Clifton Springs (1)

Elmira (1)

Finger Lakes (3)
Fire Island (1)
Fort Ticonderoga (10)
Fultonville (1)

Geneva (1)
Glen Cove (1)

Box: 96-C New York State | Souvenir Folders & Sets (continued)

Scope and Contents

Hudson River (10)
Huntington (1)

Ithaca and Cornell University (2)

Lake George (6)
Lake Placid (3)
Lily Dale (1)
Lockport (1)
Long Beach (1)
Long Lake (3)

Montauk (3)

Newburgh (1)
Niagara Falls (15)

Rochester (2)
Rye Playland (1)

Saranac Lake (1)
Saratoga Springs and Battlefield (3)
Schenectady (3)
Schroon Lake (1)
Skaneateles (1)
Storm King Highway (6)
Syracuse (4)

Thousand Islands (1)
Troy (1)

Utica (2)

Watkins Glen (3)
West Point (10)
White Plains (1)

Yonkers (1)

New York State General

Box: 97 (folder 2) New York State | Oversize
Box: 98 New York State | Miniature

Scope and Contents

Adirondack Mountains (2)
Albany (2)
Ashokan Reservoir (1)
Ausable Chasm (1)

Buffalo (1)

Catskill Mountains (1)

Hudson River (2)

Ithaca (1)

Kingston (1)

Niagara Falls (2)

Saranac Lake (1)
Seneca Falls (1)

Tupper Lake (2)

Watkins Glen (2)

Subseries II.B. New York City, circa 1898-1965 (bulk, 1900-1950). 13 Linear feet (in 24 boxes)

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 40 New York City | Greetings from . . .
Box: 40-41 New York City | Bridges

Scope and Contents

A-Z
Brooklyn Bridge
George Washington Bridge
Goethals Bridge
Hell Gate Bridge
High Bridge
Manhattan Bridge
Queensboro Bridge
Triboro Bridge
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
Washington Bridge
Williamsburg Bridge
Viaducts

Box: 41 New York City | Celebrations

Scope and Contents

Parades, A-Z
Bicentennial

Hudson-Fulton Celebration
General
Churchman Series
Redfield Series

World's Fair, 1939
Art
Buildings
Commercial
Foreign
States
Trylon & Perisphere
Views
General

World's Fair, 1964–65

Box: 96-D New York City | Celebrations | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

World's Fair, 1939
World's Fair, 1964-65

Box: 42 New York City | Future
Box: 42 New York City | History

Scope and Contents

1492-1663
1664-1799
1800-present

Box: 42 New York City | Humor
Box: 42 New York City | Islands

Scope and Contents

Ellis Island
Governor's Island
Liberty Island (and Statue of Liberty)
Randall's Island
Roosevelt Island (formerly Blackwell's and Welfare Island)

Box: 96-D New York City | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

General

Includes "Souvenir Folder of New York, The City of Wonders" (Manhattan Card Publishing Co.), the gift of Analee Wulfkuhle (accession no. PPAC.2018.024). Ms. Wulfkuhle's mother, Ella Jean Skidmore, traveled to New York City with her Topeka (Kansas) High School classmates in 1936, and marked with a check in the souvenir folder each sight she saw. Inserted in the folder is a postcard of the George Washington Bridge, postmarked 1933, and sent by Ella Jean to a Skidmore relative in Carbondale, Kansas.

Box: 98 New York City | Miniature

Scope and Contents

General (13)
World's Fair, 1939 (1)
World's Fair, 1964-65 (1)

Box: 42 Manhattan | Apartment Houses
Box: 42 Manhattan | Armories
Box: 42 Manhattan | Banks
Box: 42 Manhattan | Building construction
Box: 42 Manhattan | Buildings (two or more)
Box: 43 Manhattan | Buildings, named (A)

Scope and Contents

Adams Express Building
American Radiator Building
American Surety Building
American Tract Society Building
Astor Trust Building
Aquarium

Box: 43 Manhattan | Buildings, named (B)

Scope and Contents

Bank of Manhattan Building
Bankers Trust Building
Barclay Vesey Building
Bible House
Broadway-Chambers Building
Bowling Green Building
Bush Terminal Sales Building

Box: 43 Manhattan | Buildings, named (C)

Scope and Contents

Canadian Pacific Building
Cartier's Building
Chanin Building
Chase Manhattan Plaza
Cities Service Building
City Bank Farmers Trust Building
Coliseum
Commercial Cable Building
Consolidated Gas Company Building
Cunard Building

multiple cards
Chamber of Commerce
Chrysler Building
City Hall
City Investing Building
Civic Center
Clearing House
Custom House

Box: 43 Manhattan | Buildings, named (D)

Scope and Contents

Daily News Building

Box: 43 Manhattan | Buildings, named (E)

Scope and Contents

Equitable Building
Equitable Life Assurance Society
Equitable Trust Company Building
Esso Building

multiple cards
Emigrant Building & Barge Office
Empire Building
Empire State Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (F)

Scope and Contents

Federal Reserve
Fifth Avenue Building
Fisk Tire Building
500 Fifth Avenue Building
42nd Street and Lexington Avenue Tower
Fred L. French Building

multiple cards
Flatiron (Fuller) Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (G)

Scope and Contents

General Electric Building
General Motors Building
Grand Central Palace
Graybar Building

multiple cards
Gillender Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (H)

Scope and Contents

Hayden Planetarium
Heckscher Building
Herald Building

multiple cards
Hall of Records (Surrogate's Court)

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (I)

Scope and Contents

International House
Irving Trust Company Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (L)

Scope and Contents

Lever House
Liberty Tower
Liggett's Building
Lincoln Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (M)

Scope and Contents

Maiden Lane Building
Masonic Building (Sixth Avenue & 23rd Street)
Mecca Temple
Metropolitan Building
J. Pierpont Morgan Building

multiple cards
Municipal Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (N)

Scope and Contents

New York Central Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (P)

Scope and Contents

Pan Am Building
Paramount Building
Park Lexington Building
Pershing Square Building
Postal Telegraph and Home Life Building
Presbyterian Building (156 Fifth Avenue)

multiple cards
Park Row Building

Box: 44 Manhattan | Buildings, named (R)

Scope and Contents

Rockefeller Center
(Radio City Music Hall under Manhattan | Theaters & Entertainment Venues, box 55-C)

Box: 45 Manhattan | Buildings, named (S)

Scope and Contents

Schermerhorn Row (South Street Seaport)
Sinclair Oil Building
Sixty Wall Tower
Sixty-three Wall Street Building
Smith, Gray & Co.
Staats Zeitung

multiple cards
St. Paul Building
Singer Building
Standard Oil Building
Sub-Treasury Building (Federal Hall)

Box: 45 Manhattan | Buildings, named (T)

Scope and Contents

Tammany Hall
Transportation Building
29 Broadway

multiple cards
Telephone Building(s)
Times Building
Tribune Building
Trinity Building

Box: 45 Manhattan | Buildings, named (U)

Scope and Contents

U.S. Express Building

multiple cards
United Nations

Box: 45 Manhattan | Buildings, named (W)

Scope and Contents

One Wall Street Building
Washington Building
Washington Life Building
West Street Building (Little Woolworth Building)
World Building
World Government House
World Tower Building
World Trade Center

multiple cards
Whitehall Building
Woolworth Building

Box: 96-D Manhattan | Buildings, named | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

Empire State Building
Metropolitan Opera House
Rockefeller Center
United Nations

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (A)

Scope and Contents

All Angels' (Episcopal, 428 West End Avenue) [interior]
Annunciation (Greek Orthodox, 310 West 54th) [interior]
Ascension (Episcopal, Fifth Avenue & West 10th) [exterior & interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (B)

Scope and Contents

Brick Presbyterian (412 Fifth Avenue) [old & new]
Broadway Tabernacle (Broadway United Church of Christ, 1750 Broadway) [exterior & interior]
Broadway Temple United Church of Christ (4111 Broadway) [skyscraper church]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (C)

Scope and Contents

Calvary Baptist (123 West 57th)
Calvary Methodist Episcopal (now Salem United Methodist, 211 West 129th)
Camp Memorial Church (141 Chrystie Street)
Cenacle of St. Regis (628 West 140th) [exterior & interior]
Central Baptist (220 West 42nd)
Corpus Christi (Roman Catholic, 533 West 121st) [exterior & interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (E)

Scope and Contents

Emanuel Baptist (47 Suffolk)
Epiphany (Episcopal, 257 Lexington Avenue) [interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (F)

Scope and Contents

Fifteenth Street Meeting House (Quaker, 15 Rutherford Place)
Fifth Avenue Presbyterian (7 West 55th) [exterior & interior]
First Church of Christ, Scientist (1 West 96th)
First German Reformed (later First Alliance Church, 351 East 68th)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (G)

Scope and Contents

German Evangelical Reformed [or Christ Lutheran?] (69-71 Avenue B @ East 5th)
Grace Church (Episcopal, 800 Broadway) [exterior & interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (H)

Scope and Contents

Heavenly Rest (Episcopal, 551 Fifth Avenue)
Holy Communion (Episcopal, 47 West 20th) [interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (I)

Scope and Contents

Incarnation (Episcopal, 209 Madison Avenue) [exterior & interior]
Intercession, Chapel [now Church] of the (Episcopal, 3801 Broadway)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (J)

Scope and Contents

John Street Church (Methodist, 44 John Street) [exterior & interior & first building]
Judson Memorial Church (American Baptist, 55 Washington Square South)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (L)

Scope and Contents

"Little Church Around the Corner" (see Transfiguration)
"Little Church of Everybody" (replica of an Italian church constructed by Domenico Zazzera in his home at 837 Second Avenue)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (M)

Scope and Contents

Madison Avenue Methodist Episcopal (655 Madison Avenue)
Madison Avenue Presbyterian (921 Madison Avenue)
Madison Square Presbyterian ("Dr. Parkhurst's Church, 7 Madison Avenue)
Marble Collegiate (Dutch Reformed, 1 West 29th @ Fifth Avenue)
Metropolitan Temple (Methodist Episcopal, Middle Collegiate (Dutch Reformed, 1731 structure, Nassau Street)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (N)

Scope and Contents

New Thought Church (New Aeolian Hall, 32 West 43rd)
North Presbyterian Church (155th Street between Broadway& Amsterdam)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (O)

Scope and Contents

Our Lady of Esperanza (Roman Catholic, 624 West 156th)
Our Lady of Pompeii (Roman Catholic, 214 Bleecker Street)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (P)

Scope and Contents

Perry Street Methodist (132 Perry Street)

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (R)

Scope and Contents

Riverside Church (American Baptist / United Church of Christ, 490 Riverside Drive) [exterior & interior]

Box: 46 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (S)

Scope and Contents

Sacred Heart, Convent of the (Roman Catholic, 1 East 91st) [exterior & interior]
St. Agnes Chapel (Episcopal, 190 West 92nd) [exterior & interior]
St. Agnes Church (Roman Catholic, 141 East 43rd)
St. Bartholomew's (Episcopal, 325 Park Avenue)
St. Charles Borromeo (Roman Catholic, 211 West 141st)
St.-Esprit, Eglise Francaise du (109 East 60th)
St. Francis Xavier (Roman Catholic, 30 West 16th)
St. George (Episcopal, 209 East 16th) [exterior & organ]
St. Ignatius of Antioch (Episcopal, 56 West 40th) [interior]
St. James (Episcopal, 865 Madison Avenue) [interior]
St. Jean Baptiste (Roman Catholic, 184 East 76th) [interior]
St. John the Evangelist (Episcopal, 220 West 11th)
St. Luke in the Fields (Episcopal, 487 Hudson Street)
St. Luke's Lutheran (233 West 42nd)
St. Mark's Lutheran (now Community Synagogue, 325 East 6th)
St. Martin's Episcopal (230 Malcolm X Boulevard)
St. Mary the Virgin (Episcopal, 139 West 46th) [interior]
St. Nicholas, Collegiate (Dutch Reformed, 600 Fifth Avenue)
St. Paul the Apostle (Roman Catholic, 10 Columbus Avenue)
St. Peter's (Episcopal, 344 West 20th)
St. Peter's (Lutheran, 631 Lexington Avenue)
St. Peter's (Roman Catholic, 22 Barclay Street) [interior]

S | multiple cards
St. John the Divine (Episcopal, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue) [exterior & interior]
St. Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery (Episcopal, 131 East 10th Street) [exterior & Stuyvesant window]
St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic, 625 Fifth Avenue) [exterior & interior]
St. Paul's Chapel (Episcopal, 209 Broadway) [exterior & interior]

Box: 47 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (S) (continued)

Scope and Contents

St. Thomas (Episcopal, 1 West 53rd) [old & new buildings; exterior & interior]
Billy Sunday's Tabernacle (Broadway & 168th Street; a portrait of Sunday is filed in box 91)

Box: 47 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (T)

Scope and Contents

Transfiguration / "Little Church Around the Corner" (Episcopal, 1 East 29th)
Trinity Church (Episcopal, Broadway at Wall Street) [old & new; exterior & interior]

Box: 47 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues (U)

Scope and Contents

Union Reformed Church (Dutch Reformed), 325 Sixth Avenue

Box: 47 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues | Multi-church views
Box: 47 Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues | Synagogues

Scope and Contents

Congregation Beth El (945 Fifth Avenue)
Congregation Emanu-El (56 Chrystie Street, 519 Fifth Avenue, and 1 East 65th)

Box: 96-D Manhattan | Churches & Synagogues | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

St. Francis of Assisi (Roman Catholic, 135 West 31st) (1)
St. John the Divine (Episcopal, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue) (3)
Riverside Church (American Baptist / United Church of Christ, 490 Riverside Drive) (1; artwork)

Box: 47 Manhattan | Clubs & Organizations

Scope and Contents

Seaman's Institute
YMCA & YWCA
General

Box: 47 Manhattan | Courts
Box: 47 Manhattan | Department Stores, Shops
Box: 47 Manhattan | Exchanges
Box: 47 Manhattan | Firefighting (includes Fire Boats)
Box: 47 Manhattan | Homes & Asylums
Box: 48 Manhattan | Hospitals
Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (A)

Scope and Contents

Aberdeen
Alamac
Albert
Alden
Allerton House
Ambassador
Americana
Ansonia
Arlington
Astor
Astor House

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (B)

Scope and Contents

Barbizon-Plaza
Beacon
Bedford
Belleclaire
Belmont
Belmont Plaza
Berkley
Berkshire
Biltmore
Breslin
Bretton Hall
Brevoort
Bristol
Broadway Central

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (C)

Scope and Contents

Carteret
Chatham
Chelsea
Chesterfield
Claridge
Clendening
Colonial
Columbia
Commodore
Commonwealth
Concourse Plaza
Cosmopolitan
Croydon

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (D)

Scope and Contents

Dauphin
Delmonico
Dixie
Duane

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (E)

Scope and Contents

East End
Earle
Edison
Elysee
Emerson
Empire
Endicott
Essex House
Everett House

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (F)

Scope and Contents

Fifth Avenue (old)
Fifth Avenue (new)
Flanders
Florence House
Forrest

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (G)

Scope and Contents

George Washington
Gilsey House
Gotham
Governor Clinton
Grand Union
Great Northern
Gregorian

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (H)

Scope and Contents

Henry Hudson
Herald Square
Hermitage
Hilton
Hoffman House
Holland House
Holley
Howard Johnson's

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (I)

Scope and Contents

Imperial / Robert Stafford
International
Irving

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (J)

Scope and Contents

Jermyn
Joe Schmitt's

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (K)

Scope and Contents

Kimberly
King Edward
King's Crown
Knickerbocker (old)
Knickerbocker (new)

Box: 48 Manhattan | Hotels (L)

Scope and Contents

Lafayette
Langham
La Salle
Latham
Le Marquis
Leonori
Lexington
Libby's Hotel and Baths, Delancey Street
Lincoln
Longacre

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (Mc)

Scope and Contents

McAlpin

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (M)

Scope and Contents

Madison Square
Majestic (old)
Manger
Manhattan
Manhattan Square
Marie Antoinette
Markwell
Marlborough
Marlton
Marseilles
Martha Washington
Martinique
Metropole
Midston House
Murray Hill

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (N)

Scope and Contents

Navarre
New Grand
New Weston
New Yorker
New York Hilton
Netherland and Savoy

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (O)

Scope and Contents

Oliver Cromwell
One Fifth Avenue
Orleans

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (P)

Scope and Contents

Paramount
Paris
Park Avenue
Park Central
Park Crescent
Park Lane
Park Plaza
Park-Sheraton
Pennsylvania
Peter Stuyvesant
Piccadilly
Pickwick Arms
Pierre
Plaza
Prince George
Plymouth

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (R)

Scope and Contents

Richmond
Ritz
Ritz-Carlton
Riverside Plaza
Roosevelt
Royalton
Russell
Rutledge

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (S)

Scope and Contents

St. Andrew
St. Denis
St. James
St. Moritz
St. Regis
Salisbury
San Rafael
San Remo (old)
Savoy
Savoy Plaza
Seville
Seymour
Shelton
Sherman Square
Sheraton
Sheraton-Astor
Sherry-Netherland
Skyline Motor Inn
Stattler
Stratford
Sulgrave
Summit

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (T)

Scope and Contents

Taft
Ten Eyck
Theresa
Times Square
Town House

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (V)

Scope and Contents

Vanderbilt
Victoria (old)
Victoria (new)
Vista

Box: 49 Manhattan | Hotels (W)

Scope and Contents

Waldorf-Astoria (old)
Waldorf-Astoria (new)
Wallick
Warwick
Wellington
Westbury
Westminster
West Shore
White
Willard
Windsor
Wolcott
Woodstock
Woodward

Box: 49 Manhattan | Insurance Buildings

Scope and Contents

A-Z
Metropolitan Life Insurance

Box: 50 Manhattan | Libraries

Scope and Contents

General
New York Public Library

Box: 50 Manhattan | Markets
Box: 50 Manhattan | Monuments

Scope and Contents

Dewey Arch
Grant's Tomb
Lincoln Monument
Maine Monument
Sigel, Franz Monument
Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
Victory Arch
Washington Arch
General

Box: 50-51 Manhattan | Museums

Scope and Contents

American Museum of Natural History
Hispanic Society of America
Kosciuzko Foundation House
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art | Cloisters
New-York Historical Society
General

Box: 51 Manhattan | Neighborhoods

Scope and Contents

Chinatown
Financial District
Greenwich Village
Harlem
Lower East Side
Tenderloin
Washington Heights

Box: 51 Manhattan | Parks, Squares, and Circles

Scope and Contents

Parks A-Z
Squares A-Z
Battery Park
Bowling Green
Bryant Park

Box: 52 Manhattan | Parks, Squares, and Circles (continued)

Scope and Contents

Central Park
Activities
Band Stand
Belvedere
Bethesda Fountain
Boat House
Bridges
Lakes
Mall
Monuments
Obelisk
Observatory
Paths, Drives, etc.
Terraces
Zoo
General

Box: 52-53 Manhattan | Parks, Squares, and Circles (continued)

Scope and Contents

Chatham Square
City Hall Park
Columbus Circle
Cooper Square
Gramercy Park
Herald Square
Longacre Square
Madison Square
Morningside Park
Mount Morris Park
Mulberry Bend Park
Riverside Park
Times Square
Union Square
Verdi Square
Washington Square

Box: 53 Manhattan | Police Stations & Prisons
Box: 53 Manhattan | Post Offices

Scope and Contents

General
Old Post Office (City Hall)
New Post Office (8th Avenue)

Box: 53 Manhattan | Residences

Scope and Contents

A-L
Jumel Mansion
M-Z
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (A)

Scope and Contents

Anderson's Campus
Arrowhead Inn, Ben Riley's
Artist and Writer's
Attilio's
Automat (830 Broadway)

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (B)

Scope and Contents

Balkan Armenian
Bal Tabarin
Barbetta
Beefburger Hall
Bird in Hand
Blossom
Blue Heron
Blue Ribbon
Bonat's Cafe
Boulevard de Paris
Brass Rail
Steve Brodie on the Bowery

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (C)

Scope and Contents

Café des Artistes
Café des Beaux-Arts
Café Elysee
Café Geiger
Café Lafayette
Café Louis XIV
Café Madison
Café Martin
Café Raub
Café Vaterland
Campfire Inn
Captain's Table
Castle Cave
Castleholm
Cavanagh's
Chalet Suisse
Champs Elysees
Chandler's
Chardas
Charles French
Charleston Garden (in B. Altman & Co.)
Chez Maurice
Childs
Chin Lee American and Chinese
China Garden
Chinatown Charlie
Chinese Tuxedo
Churchill's (Broadway & 49th Street)
Churchill's (42nd Street & Park Avenue)
Colaizzi's
Commerce Inn
Constantinople
Conte's
Copacabana
Cortile
Court
Croton Cottage
Cup 'n Saucer Cottage

multiple cards
Claremont Inn

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (D)

Scope and Contents

Delmonico's
De Luxe
Jack Dempsey's Broadway Restaurant
H.T. Dewey & Sons
Divan Parisien

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (E)

Scope and Contents

Eat Shoppe
82 Club Revue
Eldorado Rotisserie
Empire Diner

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (F)

Scope and Contents

Far East Restaurant
Faust Café and Restaurant
Fifth Avenue Hotel Restaurant
Fifth Avenue Tavern
Firenze
Fleischmann's Vienna Restaurant
"400" Restaurant
Flying Trapeze
Folies Bergére Ivan Frank and his Bavarian Entertainers
Francais
Fraunces Tavern

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (G)

Scope and Contents

Gallagher's Steak House
Garden Cafeteria
Garden Restaurant
Geigers Konditorei und Kaffee
German American Rathskeller
Gertner's
Gilhuly Bros.
Gilmore's Restaurant
Gilmore's Steakhouse
Giolito Bros. Cedar Garden
Giolito Venetian Garden
Grand Central Terminal Restaurant / Oyster Bar
Janssen Graybar
Greenwich Village Inn
Grill Room, Hotel McAlpin
Gus-andy's

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (H)

Scope and Contents

Hapsburg House
Havana Madrid
Headquarters Restaurant
Thomas Healy's
Hector's
Hickory House
Hof-bräu Haus
Horn & Hardart Automat
Huber's

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (I)

Scope and Contents

Iceland Restaurant
Idle Hour
Indian Grill Room, Hotel Astor

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (J)

Scope and Contents

Jardin Royal
Joe King's Fraternity House
Joe King's Rathskeller
Jumble Shop

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (K)

Scope and Contents

Kalil's Park Place Restaurant
Keen's English Chop House
Kellogg's Cafeteria
King's
Kleine Konditorei
Knickerbocker Grill Chinese and American Restaurant

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (L)

Scope and Contents

La Fourchette
L'Armorique
Larre's Restaurant and Cafe
Le Café Arnold
Le Café Chambord
Le Chambertin
Le Chanteclair
Lee's
Leon and Eddie's
Le Parisienne Rotisserie
Les Pyrenees
Lindy's
Lion D'Or Table D'Hote
Lion's Rock
Little Hungary
Lobster
Chas. S Low
Lüchow's
Lum Fong

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (Mc)

Scope and Contents

Alice McCollister Restaurant
McGown's Pass Tavern
McGinnis' of Sheepshead Bay

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (M)

Scope and Contents

Madison Cottage
Majors Cabin Grill
Mandy's Planked Steak House
Manny Wolf's Chop House
Mario's Villa d'Este
Marta Cabaret
Mercura
Mermaid Room
Mertin's
Miyako
Mont D'or Restaurant
Mouquin's
Murray's

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (N)

Scope and Contents

Niemeyer's

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (O)

Scope and Contents

Oh-Ho-So
Old Brew House
Old China
Olde Chop House
Olde Dutch Tavern
One if By Land, Two if By Sea

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (P)

Scope and Contents

Pacific Chinese Restaurant
Paddy's Clam House
Paul & Jimmy's
Peck's Downtown Table D'Hote
Pekin
Penguin Restaurant
Penthouse
Pepper Pot
Peter's Backyard
Pete's Tavern
Pierre's
Pirate's Den
Platzl
Pontin's
Port Arthur
Primavera
Promenade Cafe (Rockefeller Center)

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (R)

Scope and Contents

Rector's
Red Coach Grill
Reisenweber's
Republic
Reuben's
Rheinland Cabaret and Restaurant
Riggs'
Rincon Argentino
Rosoff's
Roth's
Ruby Foo's
Ruskay's
Russian Bear
Russian Kretchma
Russian Inn
Russian Tea Room

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (S)

Scope and Contents

St. George
St. James
Saddle Bar
Sea Cove
Sea Fare
Schrafft's
Shanley's
Lou G. Siegel
Sloppy Louie's
Steak Casino
Steak Joint
Still's
Stockholm
Strand Roof Garden
Swedish Rathskeller
Sweets
Swing Rendezvous
Swiss Cafe
Subway Tavern

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (T)

Scope and Contents

Tally-Ho
Tavern-on-the-Green
Terrace
Toffenetti
Tokay
Tokio
Town and Country
"21"
Trader Vic's
Troger's

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (U)

Scope and Contents

Unter Den Linden

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (V)

Scope and Contents

Village Barn
Voll's Alhambra Garden

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (W)

Scope and Contents

Wallick's
Whyte's
Wivel
Woolworth Rathskeller

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (Y)

Scope and Contents

Yorkville Casino

Box: 54 Manhattan | Restaurants (Z)

Scope and Contents

Zimmerman's Hungaria
Zucca's Italian Garden

Box: 55-A Manhattan | Schools & Colleges

Scope and Contents

College of the City of New York
Columbia University, Miscellaneous
Columbia University, Barnard College, Teacher's College
General Theological Seminary
New York University
Normal College
Washington Irving School
General

Box: 55-A & 55-B Manhattan | Skyline Views

Scope and Contents

Aerial
From east (Brooklyn & Queens)
From west (New Jersey & Hudson River)
From ferries & water

From islands
from Governor's Island
from Liberty Island
from Staten Island

From bridges

From buildings
from Empire State Building
from Produce Exchange Building
from Singer Building
from Woolworth Building
from World Building

Lower Manhattan general
Midtown Manhattan general
Night views

Box: 55-B Manhattan | Sports Facilities

Scope and Contents

Madison Square Garden (various locations)
Polo Grounds

Box: 55-B Manhattan | Streets, numbered

Scope and Contents

Below 20th
20s
30s
40s
60s
60s-90s
100s-200s

Box: 55-B & 55-C Manhattan | Streets, named

Scope and Contents

A-Z
Bowery
Broadway
Chambers Street
Harlem River Speedway/Drive
Hester Street
Nassau Street
Park Row
Riverside Drive
Wall Street

Box: 55-C Manhattan | Avenues, numbered

Scope and Contents

First - Fourth Avenues
Fifth Avenue
Sixth Avenue
Seventh Avenue
Eighth Avenue

Box: 55-C Manhattan | Avenues, named
Box: 55-C Manhattan | Theaters & Entertainment Venues

Scope and Contents

Theaters
Hippodrome
Radio City Music Hall
Roxy Theater
Theatrical Performances
Opera Houses
Recital Halls
Roof Gardens
General

Box: 55-C & 56 Manhattan | Transportation

Scope and Contents

Subways
Stations & kiosks
Tracks, tunnels
Tracks, elevated
PATH tubes & stations

Terminals
Brooklyn Bridge Terminal
Grand Central Terminal
Hudson Terminal
Pennsylvania (Penn) Station
Port Authority Bus Terminal

Highways & Vehicular Tunnels
East River Drive
Henry Hudson Parkway
Holland Tunnel
Lincoln Tunnel

General

Box: 56 Manhattan | Utilities
Box: 56 Manhattan | Waterways

Scope and Contents

Harbor views

Rivers
East River
Harlem River
Hudson River

Piers & docks

Ferries, Boats, Ships

Box: 97 (folders 3-8) Manhattan | Oversize
: Flat File-D Manhattan | Oversize (continued)
Box: 56 Brooklyn

Scope and Contents

Brighton Beach
Brooklyn Navy Yard

Box: 56-57 Brooklyn | Buildings

Scope and Contents

A-Z
Apartments
Asylums
Banks
Clubs
Department Stores
Factories, Warehouses
Hospitals
Hotels, Inns & Restaurants
Libraries & Museums Office Buildings
Prisons
Public Buildings

Religious Institutions, etc.
Baptist Churches
Congregational Churches
Convents
Episcopal Churches
Lutheran Churches
Methodist Churches
Presbyterian Churches
Reformed Churches
Roman Catholic Churches
Miscellaneous Churches
Synagogues
Cemeteries

Residences

Schools
Erasmus Hall High School
Public Schools Nos. 1-147
Packer Collegiate Institute
Miscellaneous Schools

Theatres & Miscellaneous

Box: 57-58 Brooklyn (continued)

Scope and Contents

City Life

Coney Island
Dreamland
Luna Park
Steeplechase
Miscellaneous

Manhattan Beach
Markets, Yards, Exchanges, etc.
Military
Monuments

Parks
A-Z
Prospect Park
Miscellaneous

Sports and Recreation
Streets and Avenues
Views
Waterfront

Box: 96-D Brooklyn | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

General (3)
Coney Island (8)
New York Aquarium (1)

Box: 97 (folder 9) Brooklyn | Oversize
Box: 58-59 Bronx

Scope and Contents

Bronx Botanical Gardens
Bronx River
Buildings
Churches
Fordham University
Heine Monument
New York University
Parkchester
Pelham Bay Park
Poe Cottage
Public Schools
Streets and Avenues
Van Cortlandt Park
Van Cortlandt Mansion
Yankee Stadium
Zoological Park
General

Box: 59 Queens

Scope and Contents

Airports
Astoria
Broad Channel
Corona
Elmhurst
Flushing
Forest Hills
Hollis
Jackson Heights
Jamaica
Long Island City
Richmond Hill
Rockaways
General

Box: 96-D Queens | Souvenir Folders & Sets

Scope and Contents

Astoria & Long Island City
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Rockaway Beach

Box: 60 Staten Island

Scope and Contents

Buildings
Churches
Fort Wadsworth
Sailors' Snug Harbor
General

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