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Gray Shop No. 2 Southern-style restaurant, with two sailors and third individual posing in the doorway, ca. 1939.

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1811326
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Collection

Businesses

Restaurants and bars

Dates / Origin
Date Created: [192?]-[198?] (bulk 1960-1980)
Date Created: 1939
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Businesses
Topics
Business enterprises
Signs (Notices) -- New York (State) -- New York
African American business enterprises
African American sailors
Restaurants -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
Genres
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content : Some photographs bear photographer's or photography studio's handstamp on verso; some images bear photographer's signature or name printed on recto. Some items have handwritten or printed captions on verso. Somephotos have press releases attached to verso.

Content : The collection documents mainly Black-owned business establishments in Harlem, New York, from the 1920s to the 1980s with the bulk of the images being from the 1960s through the 1980s.

Content : Title devised by cataloger.

Content: Collection contains work by Otis C. Butler, James C. Campbell, and Cecil Layne, among others.
Physical Description
Extent: B ; 21 x 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG05-F10581
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b16192756
UUID: 30bace00-c62a-012f-5e89-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Gray Shop No. 2 Southern-style restaurant, with two sailors and third individual posing in the doorway, ca. 1939." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b07ea5c-6228-6b59-e040-e00a18065a4d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Gray Shop No. 2 Southern-style restaurant, with two sailors and third individual posing in the doorway, ca. 1939." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b07ea5c-6228-6b59-e040-e00a18065a4d

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939). Gray Shop No. 2 Southern-style restaurant, with two sailors and third individual posing in the doorway, ca. 1939. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b07ea5c-6228-6b59-e040-e00a18065a4d

Wikipedia Citation

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Gray Shop No. 2 Southern-style restaurant, with two sailors and third individual posing in the doorway, ca. 1939.