In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
Indenture of Peter van Dyck and Cornelia, his Wife, Documenting the Administration of Margrieta van Varick's Estate
September 4, 1719
Pen and ink on paper, wax
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Circular metal pin-back button "UNITED NATIONS"; image of the globe; blue, white and gold.
The United Nations, was formed in 1942, when representatives of 26 nations pledged to continue fighting together against the Axis Powers. Since 1944, the United Nations has had its headquarters in New York City.
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