NYPL Exhibitions

Lunch Hour NYC - Exhibition Checklist

Title Creator Original Format Digital Gallery ID
31 Ways to Make Hot Meals Out of Hot Dogs! Hebrew National
Yoshino-Ya menu Menu
Hang Far Low menu Menu
2nd Avenue Deli menu Menu
Hymie's Hebrew National Kosher Delicatessen menu Menu
Good Eats: Sit Down, Relax & Enjoy: It's the Cook's Choice: Selections from an Appetizing Array of Well-seasoned Moments and Finely Diced Tales Carissa Carman and Gretchen Hooker
Mills Luncheonette menu Menu
Sam's Luncheonette menu Menu
A Down-Town Lunch-Room in New York T. de Thulstrup
Childs' Lunch Rooms menu Menu
Does Soda-Fountain-Coffee Shop Provide an Answer to the All Important Service Problem? Lee G. Johnson
Hector's Cafeteria menu, Handwritten by Bernard Fread Bernard Fread Menu
First page of On the Road Jack Kerouac Second-draft typescript
Cries of New York
Lunch Poems (The Pocket Poets Series: No. 19), inscribed to Irene Worth Frank O'Hara
"In Schrafft's" W. H. Auden Holograph notebook of poems
Unattendable Lunches Claes Oldenburg
Meat Loaf A La Brooklyn Navy Yard! Public Health Committee of the Paper Cup and Container Institute Life
Menu for The New York Public Library staff cafeteria Menu
Lunch suggestions from New York Public Library staff to the cafeteria committee
Who'll Buy a Box Lunch? Frank E. Churchill Musical score
The Navy Yard Restaurant menu Menu
Schrafft's luncheon menu Menu
Schrafft's luncheon menu Menu
A Dictionary of the English Language Samuel Johnson
An American Dictionary of the English Language Noah Webster
Milk advertisement American Can Company
Last of the Old West Jack Kerouac Manuscript
Selections from Horn & Hardart Manager's Instruction Book
Selections from Horn & Hardart Manager's Instruction Book
Selections from Horn & Hardart Manager's Instruction Book
Selections from Horn & Hardart Manager's Instruction Book
Selections from Horn & Hardart Manager's Instruction Book
Letter from Harold V. Rosman to Robert F. Byrnes Letter
Letter from Stephen Joel Trachtenberg to Robert F. Byrnes Letter
Letter from Norman O. Jette to Robert F. Byrnes Letter
Our Daily Bread and "Bread" Bread Baking Industry 406909
Nice People Don't Eat Ursula Parrott
Bonomo Hollywood Home Reducing Course Joe Bonomo
Lunch Box Cookbook
Your Share: How to Prepare Appetizing, Healthful Meals with Foods Available Today Betty Crocker
Cooking Manual of Practical Directions for Economical Every-Day Cookery Juliet Corson
Cooking School Text Book and House Keepers' Guide to Cookery and Kitchen Management Juliet Corson
Miss Corson's Practical American Cookery and Household Management Juliet Corson
Family Living on $500 a Year Juliet Corson
New American Cookery, or, Female Companion
Salad Book Better Homes and Gardens
Control Your Weight with Knox Gelatine
Tomato Cottage Cheese Salad recipe Sealtest Kitchen Recipes: World's Fair Edition
Fleischmann's Recipes
Wonder Sandwich Suggestions Alice Adams
A Date with a Sandwich
How to Make the 20 Best Sandwiches of the Year
New York Cooking School F. E. Fryatt
Brochure for the Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House
A Day at Riis House Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House New York
How the Other Half Lives Jacob Riis Holograph manuscript
Notes on the population of New York and other cities, 1869-90 Manuscript
Workbook for School Lunch Workers
School Lunch Program and Agriculture Surplus Program
Placards advertising apple selling by the Depression-era unemployed
That Tastes Good! Keystone View Co.
Three-Cent Lunches for School Children Paul Kennaday and Burton J. Hendrick
The Auxiliary Cook Book
Where Can a Man in Need Get a Job, Food, a Bed and Necessary Credit?
Letter from President Theodore Roosevelt to Jacob Riis Letter
Letter from Dorothy Parker to Harold Ross, with lithograph of Edna Ferber by Ruth Hammon Letter
Algonquin Hotel lunch menu Menu
Tales of a Wayward Inn Frank Case
Mon Lay Won ("The Chinese Delmonico") menu Menu
Delmonico's menu Menu 467722
Father Divine Is God Lionel Levick
The Forum of the Twelve Caesars menu Menu 1687475
Waiter's manual for the Forum of the Twelve Caesars
America's Most Powerful Lunch Lee Eisenberg
The Four Seasons menu Menu
Power House: How the Four Seasons Does It Peter Hellman, author; Julian Allen, illustrator
Greenwich Village Inn menu Menu
Recipe book Mrs. Peter Collier
The Pleasure of Doing Business New York
Lady Book and Magazine 140, no. 690
Waldorf-Astoria menu for a meeting of the Sorosis club Menu
How You Can Give Hawaiian Parties Patricia Collier
Jennie June's American Cookery Book - Ladies Lunches Jane Cunningham Croly
Evergreen Room lunch menu with nutritional information
Rainbow Grill lunch menu Menu
Sample nutritional profile of an Evergreen Club member
Advertisement for Sardi's air-conditioning
NOW Stages a Protest At the Plaza: An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Hotel Curtis Gathje
Brochure highlighting the restaurants at Rockefeller Center
57 Broad Street cafeteria lunch menus 3999441
Reproduction of: Haim's Quick-Lunch Restaurant menu
Reproduction of: Advertisement for Jell-O Pictorial Review 27
Reproduction of: "The Fair Price List" 3994945
Pretzel Woman Hyman Katz Etching and aquatint
Pretzel Vendor Alice Austen Gelatin silver print 79779
The Exalted Order of Hot Dog Fanciers at the World's Fair Gelatin silver print 1682265
Hot Dog Stand, West St. and North Moore, Manhattan Berenice Abbott Gelatin silver print 1219152
Clam peddler on Mulberry Bend Reproduction of a ca. 1904 photograph 806197
Your Future in Waitressing Laura Buckles
The Book by the Cook Kristen Loose Screenprinting
The Physiology of Taste, or, Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, author [trans. M. F. K. Fisher]; Wayne Thiebaud, artist
Juillet, 1991 R. Crumb Placemat with mixed media
Lunch Jacob Kainen Lithograph
Waitress Jacob Kainen Lithograph
Plate 9 from Nathan Nirenstein's Real Estate Atlas: New York City and Its Environs Nirenstein's National Realty Map Co.
Plate 10 from Nathan Nirenstein's Real Estate Atlas: New York City and Its Environs Nirenstein's National Realty Map Co.
Woolworth's demonstration Gordon B. Anderson Gelatin silver print
Drugstore ice cream counter Robert McAlpin Gelatin silver print
Maiden Lane, New York/Jewelry Centre of the World J. J. Fogerty Color lithograph
Subway Steps Martin Lewis Drypoint
Cover of The New Yorker Constantin Alajalov
Two men eating by a construction site John Albok Gelatin silver print
Noon Max Mougel Drypoint
Female staff of Childs' Lunch Room in midtown Manhattan
Portrait of Miss Frank E. Buttolph Moreno & Lopez Photography Studio Albumen photograph
The New York Stock Exchange Hughson Hawley, artist; Charles Hart, lithographer Color lithograph
Women's Lunch Room at the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
A Horn & Hardart Automat kitchen Gelatin silver print
Publicity photographs of Horn & Hardart Automat foods Gelatin silver print
Publicity photograph of Horn & Hardart coffee for the home market Gelatin silver print
Woman and children at an Automat Gelatin silver print
Coffee service at the Horn & Hardart Automat at 1725 Broadway Gelatin silver print
Diners at the Automat Esther Bubley Gelatin silver print
Horn & Hardart Automat commissary Gelatin silver print
Horn & Hardart Automat commissary Gelatin silver print
A Rear Tenement Room, New York Lewis Hine Gelatin silver print 416558
Bread Store, 259 Bleecker Street, Manhattan. Berenice Abbott Gelatin silver print 482591
Peanut vendor outside Park Avenue Market at East 11th Street, Harlem Vondel Nichols Gelatin silver print
Mrs. Mary Rena Is Shelling Nuts, December 1911 Lewis Hine Gelatin silver print 464433
Portrait of Jacob Riis Photogravure
The Children's Farm Garden in 1902 Fannie Griscom
Schoolchildren buying lunch from a street vendor Lithograph
Milk vendors Lee Sievan Gelatin silver print
Tenements with laundry hanging out to dry Jacob Riis Gelatin silver print
Schoolchildren lining up for lunch Jessie Tarbox Beals Reprint of a ca. 1914 photograph
Caricature of the Algonquin Round Table Bill Breck
Portrait of Robert Benchley Later reprint of a 1920s-40s photograph
Harold Ross as Eustace Tilley Ellen Page Wilson Photographic illustration
Portrait of Dorothy Parker Later reprint of a 1920s-40s photograph
Portrait of Alexander Woollcott Later reprint of a mid-20th-century photograph
Father Divine's deli, grocery, and vegetable store Gelatin silver print
Father Divine's seal and headshots
Dining room of the Forum of the Twelve Caesars Restaurant Associates Gelatin silver print
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Alex Gard Mixed media
Interior of Sardi's Cosmo-Sileo Photography Studio
Polly's Restaurant Jessie Tarbox Beals Gelatin silver print
Father Divine at a banquet Gelatin silver print
Peace Shoe Shine Parlor Gelatin silver print
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Back Scratching at the Algonquin John Held, Jr. Photographic reprint of a woodcut
Algonquin Hotel Photograph
Mon Lay Won ("The Chinese Delmonico") Reprint of an early 20th-century photograph
Delmonico's Reprint of an earlier photograph
Don't Bug the Waitress Susan Baker Screenprint
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
Sardi's caricatures Don Bevan Mixed media
The New Yorker covers Abel Quezada
The New Yorker covers Garrett Price
The New Yorker covers Leonard Dove
The New Yorker covers Helen E. Hokinson
The New Yorker covers Helen E. Hokinson
The New Yorker covers Barbara Westman
The New Yorker covers William Steig
The New Yorker covers Charles Saxon
The New Yorker covers W. Cotton
The New Yorker covers (TK artist's full name) Walman
The New Yorker covers Arthur Getz
The New Yorker covers Ann McCarthy
The New Yorker covers William Waitzman
Reproduction of: Schoolchildren eating lunch Gelatin silver print
Reproduction of: Juillet, 1991 R. Crumb Placemat with mixed media
Proposal for a Catalog of My Retrospective Exhibition in the Form of a Swiss Cheese Sandwich Claes Oldenburg Corrugated cardboard, cloth, and spray enamel
"Sorosis" Margaret Manton Merrill
Nutritional and lifestyle profile form for Evergreen Room members Restaurant Associates
Boys eating at P.S. 40
Haim’s Quick-Lunch Restaurant menu 473912
Lunch venue with a deli counter
Lunch at the Automat
Coffee Trucks helped build NY
From Garden to Plate to Create a Cookbook
New York Vacation
Revised Audio Podcast