Community Service Society Photographs

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Boys with Shoeshine Boxes in Front of Library

Boys with Shoeshine Boxes in Front of Library
CSS Description
The building behind the handsome wrought iron fence is the Seward Branch of the New York Public Library, 192 East Broadway. #4177 and #4182 were taken in the same place.
Item Information
Title
Boys with Shoeshine Boxes 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
473
Photograph Number
4173
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
East Broadway, 192
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Shoe shiners; Fences; Children; Boys
Names
New York Public Library. Seward Park Branch
Box and Folder Number
617: 85
CSS Description
The building behind the handsome wrought iron fence is the Seward Branch of the New York Public Library, 192 East Broadway. #4177 and #4182 were taken in the same place.