About This Item


  • TitleCorner of Ainslie and Leonard Streets
  • Call NumberOSOS_0013
  • SummaryView of S.G. Mesardi Stationary Store on the corner of Ainslie and Leonard Streets in Brooklyn, New York; striped awning over storefront; wooden frame buildings along street; street empty except for carriage at right.
  • Date[1930?]
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 image file : digital, TIFF, black & white
  • Genredigital images
  • NoteTitle supplied by cataloger. Original photograph (9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.) digitized on July 18, 2015 as a TIFF. Donated for capture by Vera Toscano at the Leonard Library. Collected through the Our Streets, Our Stories community heritage project, a part of the Culture in Transit grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation's Knight News Challenge.
  • SubjectStorefronts -- New York (State) -- New York ; Wooden-frame buildings -- New York (State) -- New York ; Row houses -- New York (State) -- New York
  • PlaceBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cite AsOur Streets, Our Stories collection, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection
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