Girl with Cat on Wooster Street

Girl with Cat on Wooster Street

 

 

Name:
Community Service Society of New York
Title:
Girl with Cat on Wooster Street
Abstract:
Annotation on front: Wooster StreetAnnotation on back: BASEMENT TENEMENTS WHICH ONCE WERE ONE OF THE WORST SOURCES OF DISEASE AND CONTAGION IN NEW YORK ARE DEPICTED IN THIS DRAWING FROM THE COMMUNITY SERVICE SOCIETY'S ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1884. Wooster St.Description: See: Box 296 Folder 1 Photo 14-2 Wooster Street Typed on back of photo: Basement Tenements which once were one of the worst sources of disease and contagion in New York are depicted in this drawing from the Community Service Society's Annual Report for 1884.
Collection Name:
Community Service Society Records
Subjects:
Tenement houses; Doors; Children; Cats; Basements; New York (N.Y.)
Format:
illustrations
Date:
1884
Note (Non date):
Item no. 0971Photograph no. MA-268Despite the CSS description's statement that this and similar drawings came from the Community Service Society's Annual Report for 1884, they were actually used in the AICP's Annual Report of 1884 (the Community Service Society did not yet exist).
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Digital Project:
Community Service Society Photographs