Children's Farm, N.Y.C. (LOC)

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    Bain News Service,, publisher.

    Children's Farm, N.Y.C.

    [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

    1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

    Notes:
    Corresponding print in LOT 10850 is cropped version of negative.
    Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
    Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

    Subjects:
    N.Y.C.

    Format: Glass negatives.

    Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

    Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

    General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

    Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.09373

    Call Number: LC-B2- 2219-5

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    1. undeadsinatra 76 months ago | reply

      www.nycgovparks.org/sub_about/parks_history/historic_tour...

      1902
      ... in De Witt Clinton Park the first "Children's Farm Garden" was established. One of the first Parks Department recreation programs, Children's Farm Gardens, allowed children to garden in small plots of land in parks.

    2. Wystan 56 months ago | reply

      Kick-off day for the program in 1911: May 20.

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