Research Catalog

Vito Marcantonio photographs

Title
Vito Marcantonio photographs, 1930s-1950s.
Author
Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954

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Details

Description
.21 linear foot (1 box)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Source (note)
  • Gift of the New-York Historical Society, 2005.
Call Number
MssCol 24247
OCLC
987568748
Author
Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954, creator.
Title
Vito Marcantonio photographs, 1930s-1950s.
Type of Content
still image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Summary
The Vito Marcantonio photographs date from 1935 to 1956 and consist of black and white prints that primarily document Marcantonio's political career. Images capture Marcantonio in his office and interacting with his constituents including unemployed constituents and trade and union leaders. Photographs pertaining to his congressional campaigns depict rallies and street scenes in his East Harlem and Yorkville district and provide a visual record of his campaign advertising.
Source
Gift of the New-York Historical Society, 2005.
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Finding aid
Occupation
Legislators.
Politicians.
Research Call Number
MssCol 24247
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