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Source:   Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.


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Unemployed and huts, West Houston -- Mercer St., Manhattan.

Image ID: 482854

Unemployed and huts, West Houston -- Mercer St., Manhattan. (October 25, 1935)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Unemployed and huts, West Houston -- Mercer St., Manhattan.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: October 25, 1935

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #0113

Notes

: Code: III.G. Note 2.) Man sits reading in front of huts built of salvaged materials some decorated with pictures, cat in center, baby carriage, broom, right.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 34

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

: 482854

Record ID

: 104684

Digital Item Published

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

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