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[52nd Street, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1948] (LOC)

Gottlieb, William P., 1917-, photographer.


[52nd Street, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1948]


1 transparency : film, color. ; 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.


Caption from Down Beat: The Street is at its best at night, when the neons start to bloom. It loses some of its carnival atmosphere when daylight dims its gaudy luster.



Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 464

Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress.

Purchase William P. Gottlieb

Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress).

In: Collier's, v. 122, no. 1 (July 3, 1948), p. 24.



Fifty-second Street (New York, N.Y.)--1940-1950.


Format: Cityscape photographs--1940-1950.

Cityscape photographs--1940-1950.

Film transparencies--1940-1950.


Rights Info: Mr. Gottlieb has dedicated these works to the public domain, but rights of privacy and publicity may apply.


Repository: (transparency) Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Washington D.C. 20540 USA,

(reference print) Library of Congress, Music Division, Washington D.C. 20540 USA,


Part Of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (DLC) 99-401005


General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at


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Call Number: LC-GLB04- 0274


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Taken sometime in 1948