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Source:   Harlem, 1900-1970s.


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Cleanup Time - Group of Harlem youths recruited as street sweepers on 117th Street, ca. 1940s. Adults depicted are probably community leaders, as well as members of the New York City Sanitation Department.

Image ID: 1800872

Cleanup Time - Group of Harlem youths recruited as street sweepers on 117th Street, ca. 1940s. Adults depicted are proba... (1940s)

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Image Title

:  Cleanup Time - Group of Harlem youths recruited as street sweepers on 117th Street, ca. 1940s. Adults depicted are probably community leaders, as well as members of the New York City Sanitation Department.

Created Date

: 1940s

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Notes

: SC-CN-83-0070

Source

: Street scenes. / Harlem, 1900-1970s.

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Photo Street Scenes

Digital ID

: 1800872

Record ID

: 1894921

Digital Item Published

: 9-21-2010; updated 1-10-2012

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