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Patrons of the "Tower of Babel." a Random group from the most Cosmopolitan Acre of the Earth, Each man speaking a different language - Norwegian, Russian, Yiddish, Armenian, Italian and French.

Image ID: 94672

Patrons of the "Tower of Babel." a Random group from the most Cosmopolitan Acre of the Earth, Each man speaking a differ...

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Image Title

:  Patrons of the "Tower of Babel." a Random group from the most Cosmopolitan Acre of the Earth, Each man speaking a different language - Norwegian, Russian, Yiddish, Armenian, Italian and French.

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Notes

: Shows men gathered around book cart and librarian.

Source

: New York Public Library Visual Materials / Series IV. Albums / Ellis Island [Album 2]

Source Description

: 16 photographs : gelatin silver, 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / New York Public Library Archives

Catalog Call Number

: MssArc RG10 5928

Digital ID

: 94672

Record ID

: 121436

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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