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    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28987
    Description: Ida Budman provides details of working conditions in the 1940s. Workers could not even use the bathroom, except at specific times. These conditions resulted in many workers joining unions.
    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28988
    Description: Ida Budman explains a union organized work stoppage incident in which she played an integral part.
    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28989
    Description: Ida Budman discusses the early days of labor unions in New York City. One of her first jobs was at Lerner Shops (Now New York & Company.) It was there that she learned about the history of Unions and ... More
    Date: 1940
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:21281
    Description: Two men and a woman in a small boat rowing toward the Floating Hospital.
    Date: circa 1939
    Language: eng
    Type: Books
    Identifier: aql:2636
    Description: Guide for single woman unfamiliar with urban life about how to navigate New York City and the 1939 New York World's Fair. Discusses inexpensive places to dine, lodge, and explore the city.
    Full Text: Full Text
    Date: 1939
    Language: eng
    Type: Books
    Identifier: aql:2637
    Description: Six prize winning poems selected by a jury staffed by Theodore Roosevelt and other members of the Academy of American Poets.
    Full Text: Full Text
    Date: 1937-1942
    Type: Lithograph
    Identifier: aql:26178
    Description: Laborer on a wooden fishing boating making repairs. The waterfront from City Island in the Bronx is also visible.
    Date: 1937
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:19669
    Description: An elderly woman with white hair, glasses, and pocketbook holds a candle and sits on a bench surrounded by children on a Floating Hospital ship.
    Date: 1937
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:19665
    Description: An elderly woman sits and rests on a doorjamb. She is dressed in a floral dress with a white pattern and wears heeled shoes.
    Date: [ca1936?]
    Subject: Bridges
    Language: eng
    Type: Cartographic
    Identifier: aql:12738
    Description: 2 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 42 x 50 cm., folded to 22 x 9 cm.
    Date: [1933]
    Subject: Harbors
    Language: eng
    Type: Cartographic
    Identifier: aql:33461
    Description: 1 online resource (1 map)
    Date: 1930 - 1955
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:24022
    Description: Portraits - George S. Van Schaick - Director Office of Civilian Defense, Second Reunion - [Lawyer born 1883. Member New York State Housing Finance Agency, 1960-1962. Director Regional Plan Association ... More
    Date: 1930's
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:23814
    Description: Portraits - Robert Stevenson - Vice President and G.M. of Rex Cole, Inc.
    Date: 1930s
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:19663
    Description: A nurse and her supplies proudly pose for a picture in front of the St. John's Guild's Floating Hospital truck.