Community Service Society Photographs

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Three Children near El

Three Children near El
CSS Description
If this was taken in the Seward Park area the El at the right would be the First Avenue El, which ran along Allen Street. First Avenue starts at First Street, a block north of E. Houston.
Item Information
Title
Three Children near El
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
466
Photograph Number
4181
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Railroads, Elevated; Girls; Children; Boys
Box and Folder Number
617: 78
CSS Description
If this was taken in the Seward Park area the El at the right would be the First Avenue El, which ran along Allen Street. First Avenue starts at First Street, a block north of E. Houston.