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Little Susie (Gotham Court)

Little Susie (Gotham Court)
Item Information
Title
Little Susie (Gotham Court)
Date
circa 1890
Item Number
1257
Photograph Number
130
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Cherry Street
Annotation on Back
Riis No. 130 Little Susie (Gotham Court) c. 1890-91 See "The Children of the Poor" (pages 109-110) by Jacob A. Riis from the original negative by Jacob A. Riis Please credit: The Jacob A. Riis Collection Museum of the City of New York
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Tenement houses; Interiors; Home labor; Girls; Children; Child labor
Creators
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
Box and Folder Number
13: 141
CSS Description
photograph (from negative in the Jacob A. Riis Collection, Museum of the City of New York)