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Midnight at the Bowery Mission Bread Line

Artist:
Lewis Hine (American, 1874–1940)
Date:
1906–7
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
11.5 x 14.9 cm (4 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of John C. Waddell, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.91
Not on view
John C. Waddell

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Night Vision: Photography After Dark," April 26, 2011–September 5, 2011.

Date range per prints reproduced in Szarkowski and "The Photo League 1936-1951" (see bibliography)
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