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Women's Work Rooms Album -- Women in Work Room Sewing

Women's Work Rooms Album -- Women in Work Room Sewing
CSS Description
(1 extra print) From: Women's Work Rooms Album #5020 Unknown Photographer In "The Eighty-First Annual Report of the A.I.C.P," (1923-1924), page 26 bottom. Caption: The Crawford Shops, where old people may work as failing strength permits. This instead of outright dependency or the idleness and misery of the almshouse.
Item Information
Title
Women's Work Rooms Album -- Women in Work Room Sewing
Date
circa 1923
Item Number
613
Photograph Number
5020
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Borough
Manhattan
Annotation on Back
From: Women's Work Rooms Album
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Workshops; Women; Sewing machines; 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: 35
CSS Description
(1 extra print) From: Women's Work Rooms Album #5020 Unknown Photographer In "The Eighty-First Annual Report of the A.I.C.P," (1923-1924), page 26 bottom. Caption: The Crawford Shops, where old people may work as failing strength permits. This instead of outright dependency or the idleness and misery of the almshouse.