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Titlesort icon Related People Date Object Number
Wooden leg of Gouverneur Morris
ca. 1780
1954.148
William Walton (1706-1768)
ca. 1750
1902.3
William Pitt, the Elder, First Earl of Chatham (1708-1778)
ca. 1770
1864.5
Wedding dress
ca. 1712 with several alterations into the 20th century
1949.115a
View from Cozzen's Hotel Near West Point, N.Y.
1863
S-189
Undutiful Boys
1835
1858.23
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
1805
1867.306
The Peale Family
1773-1809
1867.298
The Indian Hunter
1860
1939.390
The Course of Empire: The Savage State
ca. 1834
1858.1
The Course of Empire: The Consummation of Empire
1835-1836
1858.3
The Course of Empire: The Arcadian or Pastoral State
ca. 1834
1858.2
The Course of Empire: Destruction
1836
1858.4
The Course of Empire: Desolation
1836
1858.5
The Bulls and Bears in the Market
1879
1971.104
Tammany Bank
ca. 1875
1937.1237
Subway controller
1904
1922.103
Stained glass window
ca. 1656
1951.414b
Stained glass window
ca. 1656
1951.414c
Snake jug
1871
1906.6ab
Slave shackles
ca. 1866
1921.20
Slant-front desk
1775-1795
1947.461
Shrewsbury River, New Jersey
1859
S-229
Settee, New York
ca. 1760
INV.14952
Seated Man Writing, from the Economical School Series
c. 1810-14
1953.274f
Salver
1772-1773
1928.24
Punch bowl: Landing of Lafayette
1840-1850
1910.24
Proposed Coat of Arms for New Amsterdam, New Netherland: Preparatory Drawing for a Presentation to the Dutch West India Company
ca. 1630
1885.5
Portrait of an Unidentified Woman
ca. 1700-1725
1952.80
Pierre Toussaint (ca. 1781-1853)
ca. 1825
1920.4
Pewterers' banner
1788
1903.12
Panoramic View of New York City (in Eight Sections)
1842-45
1915.76
Negro Life at the South
1859
S-225
Mrs. Pierre Toussaint (ca. 1786-1851)
ca. 1825
1920.5
Mrs. Charles A. Lamb (1829-1893)
1878
1893.2
Memorial sample card
1947.490a
Medicine Man (Blackfoot): Plate 173
1866-68
1872.23.173
Masonic apron, American
1770-1800
1951.523ab
Ki On Twog Ky (also known as Cornplanter ) (1732/40-1836)
1796
1867.314
Kerchief
1776-1777
1952.63
Kast
1675-1690
1941.914
Grenadier cap
1740-1770
1890.3
George Washington (1732-1799)
1835
1858.32
Framed leaves from Abraham Lincoln's bier
1865
1947.47
Fragment of the equestrian statue of King George III (tail)
1770-1776
1878.6
Flags on 57th Street, Winter 1918
1918
1984.68
Fire engine condenser case of the Clinton Fire Company No. 41
ca. 1842
1937.1631
Elisha Kent Kane, M.D. (1820-1857)
1858
1859.1
Dressing table, New York
1795-1810
INV.14982
Dragonfly table lamp
c. 1900-1906
N84.113
Draft wheel
ca. 1863
1865.6
Dish: footed compote with cover
1825-1845
1936.693ab
Civil Defense Volunteer Organization Uniform
1942-1945
1946.89a-c
Chatelaine
ca. 1761
1954.179a-d
Chaise (side chair)
1779
1817.13
Cayambe
1858
S-91
Castle Garden, New York City
1859
1972.13
Carolina Parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis), Havell plate no. 26
c. 1825
1863.17.26
Cake board
1825-1835
1937.1562
Cake board
1825-1835
1937.1562
Brandywine bowl (brandewijnkom)
ca. 1700
1911.38
Batter pitcher
1798
1937.587
Balustrade section from Federal Hall, New York
1788-1789
1884.3
Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati
ca. 1802
1972.12ab
Baby walker
1700-1750
INV.14959
Atom Bomb Hits New York City: Illustration for "Hiroshima, U.S.A." in Collier's, 5 August 1950, cover
1950
1956.7
Armchair
1856-1857
1857.11
Armchair
1785-1789
1916.7
Architect's Sign
ca. 1837
1953.197
Anna Pavlova (1881-1931)
1924
1952.45
Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804)
ca. 1793
1928.18
Afternoon Hastings Landing. Palisades Rocks in Shadow, New York
1836-37
1952.410
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
1916-1922
1954.164
Aaron Burr (1756-1836)
1836
1927.59
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