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Cries of New York

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Title Cries of New York
Description Cries are illustrations depicting 19th-century street vendors and the calls, or cries, they used to peddle their wares. Those featured here demonstrate the endless supply of foodstuffs that were available and ready to eat on New York City streets, from clams and oysters to watermelons.
Source Rare Book Division
Publisher Harbor Press
Date 1931
Relation New York

Bibliographic Citation

“Cries of New York,” Lunch Hour NYC, accessed December 15, 2017, http://exhibitions.nypl.org/lunchhour/items/show/402.

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