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Mary Martin paper doll in pink flounced dress, 1942, from the Museum of the City of New York's Toy collection.

  • 1817 days ago via site
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View of a woman and a child in a living room on Smith Street, Brooklyn, 1903, Tenement House Department, from the Museum of the City of New York's Photography collection.

  • 1818 days ago via site
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Silk and ivory fan, mount painted with roses, ca. 1845, from the Museum of the City of New York's Costume collection.

  • 1821 days ago via site
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Luna Park, Coney Island, 1906, Samuel H. Gottscho, silver gelatin print, from the Museum of the City of New York's Photography collection.

  • 1822 days ago via site
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Costume sketch by Alvin Colt for the Broadway musical "Fanny," 1954, from the Museum of the City of New York's Theater collection.

  • 1823 days ago via site
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Canvas-beaded drawstring pouch: translucent and opaque glass; pictorial zone illustrating major sequences from Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, ca. 1840s, from the Museum of the City of New York's Costume collection.

  • 1824 days ago via site
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Bicycling, Jimmy Michaels, Interviewed by Bob Davis. Byron Company (New York, N.Y.) printing-out paper | silver gelatin print, from the Museum of the City of New York's Photography collection.

  • 1825 days ago via site
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Dark brown grained leather shoe with light brown leather insets, dark brown perforated and stitched straps, and side buckle with green key motif, made by BOB, ca. 1925, from the Museum of the City of New York's Costume collection.

  • 1828 days ago via site
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Wooden sign which hung over Gould and Banks, nineteenth-century publishers and sellers of law books, at the corner of Broad and Wall Streets in Manhattan, from the Museum of the City of New York's collection.

  • 1829 days ago via site
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Gaming or tric-trac table inlaid with backgammon board in ivory and lightwood inlays, by Charles Honoré Lannuier, ca. 1805-1815, from the Museum of the City of New York's Furniture collection.

  • 1830 days ago via site
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Tiffany and Company sterling silver pitcher and goblets, received by Abram Duryee on his resignation from his colonelcy of the Seventh Regiment of the New York National Guard, 1859, from the Museum of the City of New York's Decorative Arts collection.

  • 1831 days ago via site
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Bag, blue and white beads, circa 1844, from the Museum of the City of New York's Costume collection.

  • 1832 days ago via site
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