Pictured is an aerial view of bustling New York City harbor. Various boats and ships ply the harbor in the foreground and midground, and the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are visible in the background. Prominently featured is the famous...
Dear Friend :
I wish to inform the readers of "Upton Sinclair's" concerning "Jimmie Higgins".
Last spring it appeared that the war was going to last a long time, 'and that "Jimmie Higgins" would have to stand...
Disasters;Fire;Barrels;Coats of arms;Flags;Hills;Logs;Reflections;Ropes;Ship equipment & rigging;Smoke;Smokestacks;Wreaths;People;Passengers;Black & white postcards;Rowboats;Ships;Steamboats;Panoramic views;Harbors;
The maritime scene at the Hoboken pier fire of 1900. In this disaster, notorious in its day, the piers of the North German Lloyd [Norddeutscher Lloyd] line in Hoboken caught fire, with the flames quickly passing to four vessels of the line; the...
The Western Union Telegraph Company
Number 6 NY
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Check 21 Paid 47 and 20.
Received at Port Richmond, N.Y. May 13 1907
Dated New York 13
To Edwin Markham
May Vierecks publisher quote your remarks that no...
The Poets’ Garden
Beloved “Edwin of the Song”
Hail! on this my happiest Thanksgiving. My heart overflows with gratitude for the great gifts you have given. I shall try always to be worthy and to carry on for...
Hospitals;Fire Insurance;Events;Police Dept.;Military Training
Describes needs of Fordham Hospital, reduced fire insurance rates, an orphans outing at Clason Point, police activities along Third Ave, armory military lectures and a training camp at For Schuyler. In--Minutes of Directors Meetings, Vol. 5, pp....
Children cool off on a hot day in Melrose with a fire hydrant shower. Other children, coming out of the adjacent playground, take in the scene. They notice that the child in a wheel chair is catching the water spray, too, judging from the wet...