Image Archive



Detailed Record


Title: Corner of Broadway and Canal Streets, New York City, ca. 1910

Accession Number: 1984.187.40658
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: copy negative; black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1931-05-28
Materials: safety film, Kodak
Description: 8x10 safety copy negative made by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 28, 1931 from a print provided by American Telephone and Telegraph. Image shows the corner of Broadway and Canal Streets in New York City about 1910. Visible in image: city block buildings housing, "HANAN & SON" shoe store, "205 / GOODYEAR'S / Rubber Goods / WITH BYERS PATENT / EPAULETTED VENTILATION", "LITHOGRAPHIC COMPANY", and the "AMERICAN MACHINIST". The "25 BROADWAY 25" street trolleys shares the brick paved road with delivery wagons pulled by horses. Trees are clustered across the street on the right side from Hanan & Son. Typed on original negative sleeve: “40658/ 5/28/31 / 2161-18 / A T & T Co-195 Bdway, City / Mr. W C Langdon, Room 2611-C / Copy of photo at studio“. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m332219 Information regarding reproductions