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Herald Square, 34th Street and Broadway, Manhattan
  • Berenice Abbott
    born: Springfield, Ohio, United States ; died: Monson, Maine, United States ; active: United States, France
  • Herald Square, 34th Street and Broadway, Manhattan, 1936
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 200 x 243 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 7/8 x 9 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0116

Black-and-white image of a street scene viewed from above. In the scene there is an intersection, the streets cutting diagonally across the image, with cars, buses, and crowds of people. In the top right quadrant there are storefronts and a sidewalk, with more crowds of people.