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|Title: ||Street Sweeper, Times Square (2 of 2)|
Sweeping - hand
On the Job, work
|Issue Date: ||16-Oct-2007 |
|Abstract: ||Uniformed sanitation worker wearing dark pants, white shirt with DSNY
pocket patch, belt and shoulder straps, and dark police-style cap,
sweeping in street at Times Square. Photo taken at night; signs are lit.|
|Description: ||Black and white glossy 8" x 10" photo, white borders. Verso:
black ink stamp, "Photo file no.____/City of New York/Department of
Sanitation/Official Photo/For Official Use Only." Provenance:
Removed from site by Robin Nagle, 9/07. One of three photos found in
kraft envelope: similar posed-looking shots of same sanitation worker
sweeping in Times Square. Faded blue ink fountain pen at top of kraft
envelope: "Times Square Pics." and "June 1/20223"
(underlined). Envelope also contains business letter-sized kraft
envelope with "D.S. Form 259/The City of New York/Department of
Sanitation" printed in return address corner and "20223"
handwritten in top right. 12 negatives inside this envelope, 2 in
strips of 4 and 2 in strips of 2. Good condition.|
|Appears in Collections:||NYU-New York Department of Sanitation Museum Project|
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