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The "white wings" of New York at work and on parade.

Image ID: 809491

The "white wings" of New York at work and on parade. (1900)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The "white wings" of New York at work and on parade.

Published Date

: 1900

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 14 cm. (8 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Written on border: "Apr. 1900" Printed on border: "A group of 'White Wings' at the starting point of the annual parade ; A section foreman with his sweepers ready to march ; A sweeper at work with broom, shovel, brush, watering can, and bag carrier."

Original Source

: From Munsey's magazine. (New York : [s.n.] 1891-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Sanitation Department

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 809491

Record ID

: 716029

Digital Item Published

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

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