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A typical New York City newspaper stand taken around 1903. I can't recognize the exact location (perhaps others can?) because there does not seem to be many unique characteristics.

I LOVE the people's everyday outfits and the ornate staircase which must lead to a train? Notice the horse and buggy and how the horse is blurred as it was moving while the photo was being taken.

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection.

at City Sidewalk, New York City, New York
  • Dry plate negatives.
  • 1 negative : glass ; 8 x 10 in.
Detroit Publishing Co. , copyright claimant
  • Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016161.
  • Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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