The city of Troy, New York is depicted panoramically from across the Hudson River, facing east. In the foreground is a generous, relatively undeveloped stretch of land bordering the western edge of the Hudson River, approached by a steamboat and...
View of the Erie Canal Aqueduct in Rochester. Fire hydrant and sign (Missouri) on building in the foreground. Monument? along with many buildings visible in the background. Printing information: card number (2458); Hand written message at bottom...
Panoramic scene of aqueduct over the Genesee River in commercial section of Rochester, N.Y. Industrial buildings in background. Additional waterway or spillway along canal in foreground with animal team or teams with guides on towpath. Rocks or...
Buildings; Cityscapes; Coastlines; Commercial facilities; Historic buildings; Ship equipment & rigging; Shipping; Skyscrapers; Steeples; Waterfronts; Color postcards; Battleships; Boats; Ships; Basins (Bodies of water); Bays (Bodies of water);...
Color view of the lower Manhattan New York City Skyline from the bay looking north with a battleship at left and five smaller boats in the distance at right. Printing information: card number (71974) [indicated on front only].
Slaves--United States; Slavery--United States; Fugitive slaves--United States
Assorted advertisements for sale of slaves, rewards for return of runaway slaves, the slave trade, and slavery in general, most unattributable to particular newspapers. Includes three engravings (two duplicated) of slave forts in Africa with...
One-page letter from Robt. [Robert] B. Minturn of New York to Lysander Spooner dated January 16, 1867, asking Spooner to forward a copy of "each of your finished works," enclosing extra funds for him to put towards the printing of his writings.
160 Joralemon St.
Jan’y 13, 1900
Mr. Edwin Markham
545 3rd St., Brooklyn
My Dear Mr. Markham:
I have just written Dr. Herron telling him of your consent to speak - and perhaps read something from your writings – on the evening of the...
“FOR THE GOOD OF THE ORDER”
Chicago, April 5, 1912.
Dear Comrade of the Christian Socialist Fellowship:
Rev. Wm. A. Ward, with great courage and loyalty, took up the work of the Fellowship as General Secretary when the treasury was empty,...
May 14 1913
Dear Mrs. Markham:
Bless your hearts for promptly reassuring me as to Tiger! Your letter came when I was still wondering whether my friends and readers would understand my writing and printing it. As far as I have heard, the attacks...
July 1st 1918.
Edwin Markham Esq.,
92 Waters Avenue
West New Brighton
We took great pleasure in mailing you some copies of our May number six weeks ago. In it we published your beautiful poem “Slaves of the Drug.” We made it...
Witter, Bynner, 1881-1968. Epithalamion and Elegy.
March 31, 1925
I thought my Epithalamion and Elegy was “first” one evening. I know it was. Shouldn’t it have been printed with the rest? Though I was in New York, I saw almost no one. I stayed away from everything – after that ...
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...