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Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Woman Sewing with Men Making Toys

Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Woman Sewing with Men Making Toys
CSS Description
See #4261 and #4262 for exterior view of Shop. From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album Similar picture in ad in Bagdad on the Subway; A Periodical of Association [AICP] News, No. 7, September 1919, facing page 1. Caption: The little store where you will find all the quaint things that old people make for children, 28 West 51 Street. VISIT THE CRAWFORD SHOPS A combination of the Old Men's Toy Shop and the Women's Work Rooms.
Item Information
Title
Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Woman Sewing with Men Making Toys
Date
1919
Item Number
528
Photograph Number
4253
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
West 51st Street, 28
Annotation on Back
From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album. Similar photo in Bagdad Sept. 1919, No. 7, facing page 1 (an ad)
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Workshops; Women; Toys; Toy making; Sewing; Older women; Older people--Employment; Older people; Older men; Men
Names
Women's Work Interiors (New York, N.Y.); Old Men's Toy Shop (New York, N.Y.); Crawford Work Shops (New York, N.Y.)
Box and Folder Number
299: 46
CSS Description
See #4261 and #4262 for exterior view of Shop. From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album Similar picture in ad in Bagdad on the Subway; A Periodical of Association [AICP] News, No. 7, September 1919, facing page 1. Caption: The little store where you will find all the quaint things that old people make for children, 28 West 51 Street. VISIT THE CRAWFORD SHOPS A combination of the Old Men's Toy Shop and the Women's Work Rooms.