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Title
Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan
Names
Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 (Photographer)
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.) (Sponsor)
Collection

Changing New York

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1935 - 1938 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Abbott) 96-4294
Shelf locator: CNY#143-1.001
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Pennsylvania Station (New York, N.Y.)
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York
Interiors -- New York (State) -- New York
Men -- New York (State) -- New York
Porters
Railroad stations
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Massive steel uprights in the center and to the left, with lighter steel tracery and windows above; men stand near stairway to trains.
Citation/reference: CNY# 143-1
Ownership: Gift of Ronald A. Kurtz, 1987
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, glossy, double weight paper; 8 x 10 in. untrimmed contact print
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Signature, "172-4 Penn. Sta" in ink, "2ds" in pencil above signature verso.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13668355
TMS ID: 410491
TMS Object Number: CNY#143-1.001
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9660070-c60c-012f-111b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Creator Born
  • 1935: Created (Approximate)
  • 1991: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1935 - 1938. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4e71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4e71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1935 - 1938). Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4e71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan