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Creators:
Hughes & Estabrook
Dates:
1919.
Size:
1 Cubic foot
paper,,10" x 36".,Silver gelatin on
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0209
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Panoramic silver gelatin print, showing over one hundred men, women, and children posed in rows. Many of the men wear straw hats, and a baseball bat lies in the foreground.

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Dates:
2009-2011
Level:
series
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Includes interviews conducted by Rico Washington with former and current residents of public housing in New York City. The series consist of audio digital files and transcripts which are arranged alphabetically by interviewee.

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Dates:
Undated
Level:
item
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Sheila Lewandowski is the executive director of the Chocolate Factory, an organization that helps people in the perforance arts. Lewandowski grew up in an Staten Islands housing project. She discusses her life in the projects, the positive aspects and the negative experiences. She explains how the architecture of the projects affects the residents.

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Creators:
Procter & Gamble Company
Dates:
1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 38.5 x 17 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption: "A Procter & Gamble Product...". Illustration of Staten Island factory.

Published 5 May 1926. Brittle.

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Dates:
1913
Size:
1 Copy negative
1 Copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R82-55
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph made from a framed print depicting American Indians at groundbreaking ceremonies for Rodman Wanamaker's proposed National Memorial to the First Americans on Staten Island, on February 22, 1913. Included in the image are Cheyenne chief Wooden Leg, Cheyenne chief Two Moons, Rodman Wanamaker, Crow chief Plenty Coups, Crow chief Medicine Cro...

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Creators:
Washington, Rico, Music Journalist
Yanagawa, Shino, Photographer
Dates:
2009-2011
Size:
4 Linear feet (2 boxes; 4 linear ft., 3.58 GB)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the varied stigmas and stereotypes applied to New York City's Housing Authority sites and the residents (past and present) who live in them. Journalist Rico Washington and photographer Shino Yanagawa collaborated on this exhibit which offers an in-depth look at how New York City public housing has impacted society-at-large by producing some of the world's most influential and dynamic artists, entrepreneurs, athletes, musicians, politicians, and thinkers. It was exhibited at the World Festival of Black Arts and Culture in Dakar, Senegal, 2010, at the Gordon Parks Gallery at the College of New Rochelle (NY), 2013, and the Brooklyn Historical Society from 2014-2015.

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Creators:
Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991
Dates:
1936-1938
Size:
214 Items (photographic prints)
Collection ID:
AAA.abbobere
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of New York City taken by Berenice Abbott for the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration and sponsored by the Museum of the City of New York. Included are exterior and occasional interior views of churches, business areas, stores, docks, bridges, public houses, residences, and theaters in Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx...

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Creators:
Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences
Dates:
1847-1945
Size:
120 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.statisla
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence of D. Huntington and G.W. Curtis; articles and exhibition catalogs; Christopher Cranch's sketchbook; and Washington Irving's DOLPH HEYLIGER illustrated by John W. Ehninger.

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Printed caption on original envelope: "NEW YORK DETECTIVES ENLIST AID OF FORTY POLICE DOGS IN HUNT FOR DARING PANTS BURGLAR / NEW YORK CITY -- Police Commissioner Whalen's forty police dogs returned to their kennels at five o'clock this morning, tired and rain soaked, but happy after trekking through Staten Island's finest residential streets since...

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