View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939.

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Title
View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939.
Names
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.) (Sponsor)
Collection

Street Scenes

Harlem, 1900-1970s.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1900 - 1979 (Approximate)
Date Created: 1939
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.)
Business enterprises -- New York (State) -- New York
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
African Americans -- Clothing & dress -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
African Americans -- Social life -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
Commercial streets -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
Storefronts -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1939
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: B ; 26 x 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG03-F26
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15580587
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 001e41e0-c6e9-012f-76c4-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d99d6a4-668b-eaae-e040-e00a18063ce3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d99d6a4-668b-eaae-e040-e00a18063ce3

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939). View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d99d6a4-668b-eaae-e040-e00a18063ce3

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View of Lenox Avenue, Harlem, at 135th Street, showing businesses, pedestrians and shoe-shine stand, March 23, 1939.