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Leading a scow with refuse ; Sorting the rags and other articles of value under the old-fashioned dumping-board.

Image ID: 809493

Leading a scow with refuse ; Sorting the rags and other articles of value under the old-fashioned dumping-board. (1897)


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Image Details

Image Title

:  Leading a scow with refuse ; Sorting the rags and other articles of value under the old-fashioned dumping-board.

Creator

: Carter, F. A. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1897

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 14 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The cartmen are emptying bags of street sweepings and dumping loads of ashes from an old-fashioned dumping-board. The 'scow-trimmers' are spreading the load and cutting out rags and other articles of value. These are thrown into the tube and come out at the side of the boat." Written on border: "Aug. 1897" Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From McClure's magazine. (New York & London : [s.n.] 1893-) .

Source

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

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-San

Digital ID

: 809493

Record ID

: 716031

Digital Item Published

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

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