New-York Historical Society | Rights & Reproductions
Bob Hawkes presents a mascot to the WAVES at their training school on the former campus of Hunter College. August 30, 1943, Official U.S. Navy Photograph. NYHS Image #85658d.
Grace Hoadley Dodge and the Travelers Aid Society of New York | New-York Historical Society
Women’s History Month is the perfect time to pay tribute to a largely unsung heroine, Grace Hoadley Dodge. Born in 1856, to a family prominent in both business and philanthropy, Grace Dodge devoted her life to helping underprivileged women. She was instrumental in founding a number of prestigious and long-lasting aid organizations, including the YWCA,...
Official U.S. Navy Photograph. [Hazel Licuori raises her helmet and takes a breath before resuming her job as an oxyacetylyne burner], 1944. New-York Historical Society.
Gallery | WWII & NYC
New-York Historical Society Unit of the Red Cross, One millionth bandage, 1943. New-York Historical Society, Gift of the New-York Historical Society Unit of the Red Cross, 1943.