From the Tenement Museum Photo Archive, Part 4

Posted on: June 24th, 2010 at 6:18 am by

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In Day 4 of the Tenement Museum photo archive preview, we travel back into the neighborhood of the 1930s, where push-cart vendors ruled the streets.  Don’t forget to pick up a box of Selox Speed Soap!

 

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[Photo Credit: Collection of the Lower East Side Tenement Museum © 2010]

Caption: Men sit amongst or look through push carts lined up on a Lower East Side street. Photograph was a part of the ”One Third of a Nation: The WPA Photographs of Arnold Eagle” November 1988 exhibit at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 97 Orchard Street.  Photographed between 1935 and 1937.

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