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The one advantage of a New York tenement.

Image ID: 809924

The one advantage of a New York tenement. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The one advantage of a New York tenement.


: Bummer, Rudolph F. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1895

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 10 cm. (8 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Himalya [sic] flats, tallest building yet erected in New York." Artist's signature printed on image. Printed on border: "Tenants can remain in town in hot weather by moving to the upper floors, which are in region of perpetual snow." Written on border: "June 13, 1895."

Original Source

: From Life. (New York : Time, Inc., 1883-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- tenements

Source Description

: 1 folder (5 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 809924

Record ID

: 705867

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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