Community Service Society Photographs

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Children Playing in Water from Fire Hydrant

Children Playing in Water from Fire Hydrant
CSS Description
#5093 Unknown Photographer Looking north on Monroe Street between Catherine and Market. Manhattan Bridge in background. Building on right just south of the bridge, P.S. 177; "taken down" three or four years ago when P.S. 126, 80 Catherine Street, was built. The rest of the buildings on the right were demolished at the time Knickerbocker Village was built (see #5089).
Item Information
Title
Children Playing in Water from Fire Hydrant
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
590
Photograph Number
5093
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Monroe Street
Catherine Street
Market Street
Annotation on Back
Adams
Places
New York (N.Y.); Manhattan Bridge (New York, N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Tenement houses; Streets; Play; Laundry; Hydrants; Clotheslines; Children; Buildings
Box and Folder Number
618: 12
CSS Description
#5093 Unknown Photographer Looking north on Monroe Street between Catherine and Market. Manhattan Bridge in background. Building on right just south of the bridge, P.S. 177; "taken down" three or four years ago when P.S. 126, 80 Catherine Street, was built. The rest of the buildings on the right were demolished at the time Knickerbocker Village was built (see #5089).