Community Service Society Photographs

Rare Book & Manuscript Library @ Columbia University

Shoeshiners in Front of Library

Shoeshiners in Front of Library
CSS Description
The building behind the fence is the Seward Park Branch of the New York Public Library, 192 East Broadway.
Item Information
Title
Shoeshiners in Front of Library
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
467
Photograph Number
4182
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
East Broadway, 192
Annotation on Back
Seward Pk Branch NY Public Library 192 E B'way
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Shoe shiners; Men; Ironwork; Children; Boys
Names
New York Public Library. Seward Park Branch
Box and Folder Number
617: 79
CSS Description
The building behind the fence is the Seward Park Branch of the New York Public Library, 192 East Broadway.