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Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background.

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Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background.]

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Title
Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background.
Names
Grossman, Sid (1915-1955) (Photographer)
Collection

Street Scenes

Harlem, 1900-1970s.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1900 - 1979 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Street Scenes
Topics
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Apartment houses -- New York (State) -- New York
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: SC-CN-98-0050
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: B ; 21 x 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG03-F26
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15580587
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07702e30-c6e9-012f-4295-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Created (Approximate)
  • 1915: Creator Born
  • 1955: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1979. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75ece515-a2b1-388d-e040-e00a180601f1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75ece515-a2b1-388d-e040-e00a180601f1

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1979). Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75ece515-a2b1-388d-e040-e00a180601f1

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Aerial view of Harlem, looking southeast, possibly from Edgecombe Avenue above Colonial (now Jackie Robinson) Park, in 1939. Many buildings depicted appear to be residential, which includes the Harlem River Houses to the left of center. The Borough of the Bronx is in the background.