Community Service Society Photographs

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Along the Bowery

Along the Bowery
CSS Description
Along the Bowery. Note the Junk Cart with the bell. This photograph was taken before the express tracks were installed in the center between the local tracks. Installation of the express tracks was completed on the 2nd, 3rd, and 9th Avenue Els in 1916.
Item Information
Title
Along the Bowery
Date
circa 1916
Item Number
248
Photograph Number
1782
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Bowery
Annotation on Back
negative on file
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Railroads, Elevated; Men; Horses; Crates; Children; Carriages and carts
Box and Folder Number
297: 13
CSS Description
Along the Bowery. Note the Junk Cart with the bell. This photograph was taken before the express tracks were installed in the center between the local tracks. Installation of the express tracks was completed on the 2nd, 3rd, and 9th Avenue Els in 1916.