Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

[Locomotive, with Entrance to Perisphere of 1939 New York World's Fair in Background]

Artist:
Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971)
Date:
ca. 1939
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.0 x 25.4 cm (13 x 10 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.96
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on mount, recto LR [below print]: "Samuel H. Gottscho"; stamped in green ink on mount, verso C: "Photograph No. 35339 [number in pencil] // SAMUEL H. GOTTSCHO // 150-35 - 86th AVENUE // JAMAICA, NEW YORK"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso UL: "64 6 [underlined]"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso LR: "6217"
[Daniel Wolf, New York]; John C. Waddell, New York (March 6, 1980)

Small tag adhered to mat with stamp made for 1939 New York World's Fair.
Related Objects

Street from Above

Artist: Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971) Date: ca. 1930 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 1970.660.9 On view in:Not on view

Below Manhattan Bridge: Cook

Artist: Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971) Date: ca. 1930 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 1970.660.3 On view in:Not on view

Flea Market: Peddler of Household Goods, Seated

Artist: Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971) Date: ca. 1930 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 1970.660.6 On view in:Not on view

Financial District, From the Hotel Bossert

Artist: Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971) Date: 1933, printed later Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 1970.660.11 On view in:Not on view

Lower Manhattan from Brooklyn

Artist: Samuel H. Gottscho (American, 1875–1971) Date: ca. 1930 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 1970.660.10 On view in:Not on view