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Guide to the Harvey Wang Photograph Collection
1998-1999
  PR 175

New-York Historical Society
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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Kelly McAnnaney

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on January 05, 2012
Description is in English.

Container List


Scope and Contents note

The photographs are arranged by location (flophouse), in the order they appear in the book. The flophouses represented include the White House Hotel at 340 Bowery, the Providence Hotel at 125 Bowery, the Andrews Hotel at 197 Bowery, and the Sunshine Hotel at 241 Bowery.

THE WHITE HOUSE HOTEL

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Robert Connor, Room 432

 Flophouse Madonna, The White House Hotel

 White House Lobby

THE PROVIDENCE HOTEL

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Wilfred "Chief" Parriette, Room 168

 Wayne Smith, Room 94

THE ANDREWS HOTEL

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Mike Galto, Owner, The Andrews Hotel

 Chris Schmidt, Room 127

 Paul Greer, Room 44

 Staircase, The Andrews Hotel

THE SUNSHINE HOTEL

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Tony Bell, Room 23A

 Cashmere, Bed 214

 Tony Massa & Michael Buchalew, Bed 177 and 178

 Reception area, The Sunshine Hotel

 Anthony Coppola, Room 4B

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