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Billie's Bar, 56th Street and First Avenue, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482696

Billie's Bar, 56th Street and First Avenue, Manhattan. (December 08, 1936)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Billie's Bar, 56th Street and First Avenue, Manhattan.


: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: December 08, 1936


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 7.4375 x 9.5 in. trimmed contact print on mount 9.5 x 14.875 in.


: inv. #0978; 1373-D1


: Code: II.C.1. Note 2.) Bartender stands behind bar, shelves arrayed with bottles, pitchers and beer spigots, tile floors, lights and mirrors.


: Milstein Division of US History, Local History and Genealogy transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 190


: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.


: 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

: 482696

Record ID

: 104496

Digital Item Published

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

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