The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Title Collection of Photographs of Life in the Lower East Side, c.1935-1937
Author Eagle, Arnold
Date c.1935-1937
Document Type Photograph
Reference PA 8803
Library / Archive Tenement Museum, New York
Description A collection of photographs depicting life in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York City. Includes photographs of bedrooms, kitchens and living areas inside Tenement Houses, local shops, and children playing on fire escapes.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Ports New York City, United States
Nationality Italian
Keywords tenement house, furniture, shop, business, immigration, children, living conditions, poverty, religion
Copyright Tenement Museum, New York