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Object ID Number PA 8803.2
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Arnold Eagle Photographs
Image from circa 1935
to circa 1937
Description Black and white photograph of a child in a tenement room leaning against a large pile of bedding including mattresses, blankets and pillows. An ice box or cabinet is visible towards the right side of the image. A pile of books is stacked on top of the cabinet. Floral patterned floorcovering (possibly linoleum) can be seen on the floor. Three wooden chairs are visible.
Photographer/ Artist Eagle, Arnold
Search Terms
People Eagle, Arnold
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side
Subjects Apartment
Bed
Cabinet
Child
Chair
Floor
Linoleum
Copyright Lower East Side Tenement Museum
Provenance Donated to the Museum by Arnold Eagle. This image was part of the museum's Arnold Eagle exhibit titled "One Third of the Nation"