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[Sammy at Sammy's on the Bowery]

Date ca. 1944
Location Bowery New York United States
Dimensions Image: 7 1/4 x 9 in. (18.4 x 22.9 cm)
Paper: 8 1/8 x 10 in. (20.6 x 25.4 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

Many photographers documented the denizens of Sammy's Bar in the Bowery in the 1940s. In addition to Weegee, Lisette Model actively photographed the entertainers both on stage and off.
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Credit line

Bequest of Wilma Wilcox, 1996

Feedback Accession No. 259.1996