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Midsummer Day, Bronx Park (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Midsummer Day, Bronx Park


1911 June 23 (date created or published later by Bain)


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



Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.

Photograph shows girls from the Washington Irving High Schools, New York City, having a picnic at the Midsummer Day Festival which was held at Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx on June 23, 1911. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008 and New York Times, June 24, 1911)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).





Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


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Call Number: LC-B2- 2233-2


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Taken circa 1910