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The "tower of Babel on Wheels" ready for the day's round with books, magazines and newspapers in twenty-eight languages in space hardly larger that the "Five-foot shelf."

Image ID: 94676

The "tower of Babel on Wheels" ready for the day's round with books, magazines and newspapers in twenty-eight languages ...

Image Details

Image Title

:  The "tower of Babel on Wheels" ready for the day's round with books, magazines and newspapers in twenty-eight languages in space hardly larger that the "Five-foot shelf."

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Notes

: Man with books, etc. on cart.

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

: 94676

Record ID

: 121440

Digital Item Published

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

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