Community Service Society Photographs

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Looking East on 102 Street

Looking East on 102 Street
CSS Description
Looking east on 102 Street between Second and Third Avenue. Note the 2nd Avenue El in the background. The wagon in the foreground of the picture is an ice wagon, weighing scales on left side rear. This block is now (1970) part of the George Washington Housing Project.
Item Information
Title
Looking East on 102 Street
Date
between 1879 and 1950
Date Note
Date based on the date range (1879-1950) of the photographic portion of the Community Service Society Collection.
Item Number
251
Photograph Number
1785
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
102nd Street
Second Avenue
Third Avenue
Annotation on Back
Beroth' Isaac fish 216 E. 102 St 212-214-216 216 Harlem Fish Market (would be between 2nd and 3rd)
Places
New York (N.Y.); East Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Vending stands; Streets; Railroads, Elevated; Men; Horses; Handcarts; Children; Carriages and carts; Buildings
Box and Folder Number
297: 16
CSS Description
Looking east on 102 Street between Second and Third Avenue. Note the 2nd Avenue El in the background. The wagon in the foreground of the picture is an ice wagon, weighing scales on left side rear. This block is now (1970) part of the George Washington Housing Project.