Community Service Society Photographs

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Looking North on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester

Looking North on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester
CSS Description
Looking North on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester. The pushcart is a "candy cart" and the grape-like bunches hanging from the rod are nuts - chestnuts, hazelnuts.
Item Information
Title
Looking North on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester
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
574
Photograph Number
4469
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Mulberry Street
Canal Street
Hester Street
Annotation on Back
98. Looking north on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester "Candy Cart" St. Gennaros only 40 years old first Sept.
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.); Little Italy (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Vending stands; Streets; Street vendors; Sidewalks; Nuts; Men; Italian Americans; Handcarts; Candy
Box and Folder Number
299: 91
CSS Description
Looking North on Mulberry Street between Canal and Hester. The pushcart is a "candy cart" and the grape-like bunches hanging from the rod are nuts - chestnuts, hazelnuts.