Charity, Children: United States. New York. Pleasantville. Hebrew Sheltering Guardian Society: Hebrew Sheltering Guardian Society Orphan Asylum, Pleasantville, New York: The Girls Learn To Sew At The Age Of Eight By Hand, And Advance By Easy Stages To The Use Of The Sewing Machine.
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
3.2002.150.1
People
Wolfson, American
Title
Charity, Children: United States. New York. Pleasantville. Hebrew Sheltering Guardian Society: Hebrew Sheltering Guardian Society Orphan Asylum, Pleasantville, New York: The girls learn to sew at the age of eight by hand, and advance by easy stages to the use of the sewing machine.
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Social Museum Collection
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1915
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, Pleasantville
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 18.5 x 24 cm (7 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
3.2002.150.1
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Deborah Martin Kao and Michelle Lamuniere, Instituting Reform, The Social Museum of Harvard University 1903-1931, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2012), p. 79, fig. 2.29

Subjects and Contexts

The Social Museum Collection

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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted