Collection Facts

168 items
Dates of Original: 
c. 1840 - 1950
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Scope of Collection

This collection includes photographs and illustrations that capture the businesses and industries of the downtown streets of New York’s capital city. Composed mostly of early 20th century photos, businesses along other commerical corridors, such as Central, New Scotland, and Western Avenues, are featured in this collection. Our Businesses of Albany, New York collection is also worth viewing for related images.