Unemployed Awaiting Work Outside Woodyard


A.G. Baumann & Son (Photographer)
Charity Organization Society of the City of New York (Issuing body)
Community Service Society of New York (Issuing body,Former owner)
Unemployed Awaiting Work Outside Woodyard
See # Illustration at right of COS Woodward flyer. Caption on back of photograph: In Feb., the unemployed, at the rate of 125 a day, awaiting their turn to work at the Charity Organization Society Woodyard, 516 West 28 Street. The men in one third of the 2,300 families known to the C.O.S. are out of work.
Collection Name
Community Service Society records
Shelf Location
Box no. 300, Folder no. 26, Photograph no. 6195
Unemployed; Men--Employment; Men; Lumber-yards; Laundry industry; New York (N.Y.); Charity Organization Society of the City of New York
circa 1928
Date based on related image.
Attributed to A.G. Baumann & Son.
Annotation on back: Submitted by N.Y. Charity Organization Society 105 East 22 St. City Note! This was released in February but the situation is almost as bad now. In Feb., THE UNEMPLOYED, AT THE RATE OF 125 A DAY, AWAITING THEIR TURN TO WORK AT THE C HARITY ORGANIZATION SOCIETY WOODYARD, 516 W. 28" St. THE MEN IN ONE THIRD OF THE 2,300 FAMILIES KNOWN TO THE C.O.S. ARE OUT OF WORK.
5 duplicate prints - see Extra Print File.
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Digital Project
Community Service Society Records
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