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1910 New York City Christmas

Updated Dec 11, 2017
Kathy Pinna
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on Nov 30, 2011 1:32 PM
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A peddler on the streets of New York City in 1910 at Christmas time. I don't know what he's selling but he's surrounded by young boys so it has to be a neat toy - perhaps a whirligig (it kind of looks like one in the peddler's hand)?

A 1910 Christmas - and shopping and merchandising were as important as now!

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Bain Collection
Date & Place: in New York, New York USA
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AncientFaces commented on Dec 11, 2017
1910, NYC - how toys were sold. Is that a whirligig he's peddling? The boys are sure fascinated!
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