Community Service Society Photographs

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Congested Area

Congested Area
CSS Description
(One small print 4 x 6) Looking north on Orchard Street between Stanton and Rivington. The light colored building on the left with the decorative balconies is 159-161 Orchard.
Item Information
Title
Congested Area
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
691
Photograph Number
7026
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Orchard Street, 159-161
Annotation on Back
CHILDREN WHO GO TO SEA BREEZE AND THE OTHER CAMPS OPERATED BY COMMUNITY SERVICE SOCIETY COME FROM CONGESTED AREAS LIKE THIS -->
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Vending stands; Streets; Street vendors; Storefronts; Scales (Weighing instruments); Men; Buildings; Automobiles
Box and Folder Number
300: 68
CSS Description
(One small print 4 x 6) Looking north on Orchard Street between Stanton and Rivington. The light colored building on the left with the decorative balconies is 159-161 Orchard.