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Guide to the Alexander Alland Photograph Collection
1885-1905, 1940
  PR 110

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Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 31, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Alexander Alland Photograph Collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1885-1905, 1940
Abstract: The collection primarily contains photographs of New York City and its inhabitants. Two series focus on Gypsies in the Lower East Side and African American Jews in Harlem. Other photographs detail New York City life at the turn of the 20th century.
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (3 boxes, approximately 400 black and white, 8 x 10" photographs)
Location note: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 110