Wife of a railroad worker typing a letter
|Location||Chicago Illinois United States|
|Dimensions||Image: 10 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (26 x 34.3 cm)
Paper: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
|Print medium||Photo-Gelatin silver|
The wife of a railroad worker active in his union handles union correspondence. Rosskam noted that her family, including three children and an adult relative, lived in a two-room apartment, sharing the bathroom with twelve adults and ten children.
Museum Purchase, 2003