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Title: Girls at Switchboard, New York City, 1927

Accession Number: 1984.187.28549
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1927-05-10
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 10, 1927. Image of Girls at Switchboard at 24 Walker Street, New York City. Visible in image: row of women sitting at switchboard with backs to camera, supervisors stand behind them, switchboards "8111" to "8122", below numbers are placards that read: "POUGH". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "28549 / 5/10/27 / 1670-3 / A T & T Co- 395 Bdway, City. / Mr. Nichols / Photo of girls at switchboard at 24 Walker St, City."

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