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Huts and unemployed, West Houston and Mercer Street, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482800

Huts and unemployed, West Houston and Mercer Street, Manhattan. (October 25, 1935)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Huts and unemployed, West Houston and Mercer Street, Manhattan.


: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: October 25, 1935


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 8 x 10 in. untrimmed contact print


: inv. #2178


: Men share a light in front of hut with open door, milk can and washtub inside, hut to left has pictures in frames adorning the outside of it. Note 2.) Code: III.G


: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 36


: 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

: 482800

Record ID

: 104619

Digital Item Published

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

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