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Wheelock House, 661 West 158th Street, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482620

Wheelock House, 661 West 158th Street, Manhattan. (November 10, 1937)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Wheelock House, 661 West 158th 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; 8 x 10 in. untrimmed contact print

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #0276

Notes

: Walls around overgrown yard surrounding mansion are partly fallen, house has mansard roof with decorative ironwork, a tower and bay window. Note 2.) Code: I.A.1.; I.A.2.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 260

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

: 482620

Record ID

: 104406

Digital Item Published

: 8-10-2004; updated 3-7-2012

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