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Fresh air outing (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Fresh air outing


1913 June 2 (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. Date of June 3, 1913 on negative possibly reflects later publication by Bain.

Photo probably shows mothers and their children in trolley car heading to ferry which took them to Sea Breeze, Coney Island, on a trip sponsored by the Fresh Air Home of the New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and New York Times, June 2, 1913)

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,


General information about the Bain Collection is available at


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):


Call Number: LC-B2- 2698-4


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Taken sometime in 1913