Community Service Society Photographs

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Aerial View of Street

Aerial View of Street
CSS Description
Commentary label partly torn and is really unreadable all that can be made out is: Slum Clearance... ...buted among cities. ...the uptown skyline in the dis- ...in two square miles of tenements ...e of New York's bad tenements has ...government will help build model low ...r place. ...Credit line is omitted.
Item Information
Title
Aerial View of Street
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
899
Photograph Number
MP-67
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Annotation on Back
Slum Clearance is...buted among cities. the uptown skyline is in the dis... in two square miles of tenements...of New York's bad tenements has...government will help build model low...place. Credit line is omitted.
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Tenement houses; Streets; Skyscrapers; Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.); Chrysler Building (New York, N.Y.); Buildings; Automobiles; Aerial views
Creators
Ewing Galloway (Agency)
Box and Folder Number
619: 77
CSS Description
Commentary label partly torn and is really unreadable all that can be made out is: Slum Clearance... ...buted among cities. ...the uptown skyline in the dis- ...in two square miles of tenements ...e of New York's bad tenements has ...government will help build model low ...r place. ...Credit line is omitted.