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West Side Highway and Piers 95-96-97-98, looking west from roof of 619 West 54th Street, Manhattan.

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West Side Highway and Piers 95-96-97-98, looking west from roof of 619 West 54th Street, Manhattan. (November 10, 1937)


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Image Title

:  West Side Highway and Piers 95-96-97-98, looking west from roof of 619 West 54th Street, Manhattan.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.) -- Sponsor

Created Date

: November 10, 1937

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 6.6875 x 9.5625 in. untrimmed contact print on paper 6.6875 x 9.5625 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #0453

Notes

: Code: I.A.1.c.; II.A.4.a. Note 2.) Eight cars visible on Westside highway, beyond water towers in foreground, piers have entrances on street, ships visible at dock.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 295

Source

: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFZ (Abbott) 96-4294

Digital ID

: 482645

Record ID

: 104436

Digital Item Published

: 8-10-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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