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Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Old Man Making Wooden Toy

Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Old Man Making Wooden Toy
CSS Description
From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album #5034 Unknown Photographer In "After Three Score Years and Ten," by William H, Matthews, Director Family Welfare Department, AICP. Undated. In AICP Publications, 1916-23, #22, Probably published in 1922 or 1923- Picture opposite page 10. Section heading: Concerning Old John Thomson There are several photos of other Old Men's Toy Shop men taken at this time but apparently not used. See Extra Print File: Nos. 5028, 5029, 5032, 5035, 5036, 5037, 5069, 5070, 5070, 5072.
Item Information
Title
Old Men's Toy Shop Album -- Old Man Making Wooden Toy
Date
circa 1916
Item Number
620
Photograph Number
5034
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Borough
Manhattan
Annotation on Back
From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Workshops; Toys; Toy making; Tools; Older people--Employment; Older men; Men
Names
Old Men's Toy Shop (New York, N.Y.)
Box and Folder Number
618: 42
CSS Description
From: Old Men's Toy Shop Album #5034 Unknown Photographer In "After Three Score Years and Ten," by William H, Matthews, Director Family Welfare Department, AICP. Undated. In AICP Publications, 1916-23, #22, Probably published in 1922 or 1923- Picture opposite page 10. Section heading: Concerning Old John Thomson There are several photos of other Old Men's Toy Shop men taken at this time but apparently not used. See Extra Print File: Nos. 5028, 5029, 5032, 5035, 5036, 5037, 5069, 5070, 5070, 5072.