Photo, Print, Drawing Roof garden for blind
About this Item
- Roof garden for blind
- Photograph shows two men playing cards probably at the garden on the roof of the Bank of the United States building at 77 Delancey Street, New York City. Bank founder Joseph S. Marcus created the garden for the Hebrew Association for the Blind; it opened in June 1915. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)
- Bain News Service, publisher
Created / Published
- Glass negatives.
- Glass negatives
- - Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
- - Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
- - General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain
- 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-B2- 3548-12 [P&P]
- Bain News Service photograph collection
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ggbain 19555 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.19555
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ggbain-19555 (digital file from original negative)
- No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/274_bain.html
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- Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/274_bain.html
- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ggbain-19555 (digital file from original negative)
- Call Number: LC-B2- 3548-12 [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Bain News Service, Publisher. Roof Garden for Blind. , 1915. [?] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2014699487/.
APA citation style:
Bain News Service, P. (1915) Roof Garden for Blind. , 1915. [?] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2014699487/.
MLA citation style:
Bain News Service, Publisher. Roof Garden for Blind. [?] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2014699487/>.