Community Service Society Photographs

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Old Women Sewing

Old Women Sewing
CSS Description
From: Women's Work Rooms Album In AICP catalogue for "The Crawford Shops." Undated (probably published 1926-1926). No. 14 in AICP Publications, Vol. 5, 1924-1931. Picture at page 3. Caption: Representatives of the fifty old ladies to whom the Shops give days of joy and work. Their average age is 76. In spite of years and infirmities, they rarely miss a day at work.
Item Information
Title
Old Women Sewing
Date
circa 1925
Item Number
591
Photograph Number
5111
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Borough
Manhattan
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Workshops; Women; Sewing; Older women; Older people--Employment
Names
Women's Work Interiors (New York, N.Y.); Crawford Work Shops (New York, N.Y.)
Box and Folder Number
618: 13
CSS Description
From: Women's Work Rooms Album In AICP catalogue for "The Crawford Shops." Undated (probably published 1926-1926). No. 14 in AICP Publications, Vol. 5, 1924-1931. Picture at page 3. Caption: Representatives of the fifty old ladies to whom the Shops give days of joy and work. Their average age is 76. In spite of years and infirmities, they rarely miss a day at work.