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The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian.

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Title
The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian.
Collection

New York Public Library Visual Materials

Albums

Ellis Island [Album 2]

Library locations
New York Public Library Archives
Shelf locator: MssArc RG10 5928
Topics
New York Public Library
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York
Jews
Notes
Content: Album 2; Ellis Island; Album, 8" x 6 1/2", consisting of covers of embossed paper and manila paper pages, each punch with two holes for binding. Photographs are each approximately 3 14" x 5 1/4" and are glued onto manila pages, which have typed captions. "*Percy Sperr" in ink on inside of front cover. Photographer.
Content: Woman, two young men and book cart.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11524053
MSS Unit ID: 5928
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c7292bf0-c5b5-012f-c73a-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

New York Public Library Archives, The New York Public Library. "The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-8349-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

New York Public Library Archives, The New York Public Library. "The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-8349-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

New York Public Library Archives, The New York Public Library. The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-8349-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The "Tower of Babel" in the Corridors of the Third Island. Russian and Yiddish boys acting as assistants to the librarian.