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Source:   New York City -- slums

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Tenement life in New York - sketches in "Bottle Alley."

Image ID: 809686

Tenement life in New York - sketches in "Bottle Alley." (1879)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Tenement life in New York - sketches in "Bottle Alley."


: Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1879

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 36 x 23 cm. (14 x 9 in.)


: Printed on image: "A soup-beer cellar." "Interior of the court." "The home of five men." "Children of the Neighborhood."Entrance of the alley." Written on border: "Mar. 22, 1879." Printed on border: "[See page 226]"

Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .


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

Source Description

: 1 folder (9 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 809686

Record ID

: 716117

Digital Item Published

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

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