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Identification and Creation
Object Number
3.2002.2320
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Industrial Problems, Welfare Work: United States. Ohio. Middletown. American Rolling Mill Company: Industrial Housing, Detached Dwellings: Frame Construction: The American Rolling Mill Company, Middletown, Ohio. "Garden City": At left: Blueprint of 6-room cottage for immigrant laborers shown in photograph No. 1533. At right: Blueprint of 4-room semi-detached house shown in photograph No. 1553. The rent for each type of dwelling is $12.50 per month, including free use of bath, water and light.
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Social Museum Collection
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
display board
Date
c. 1903
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Ohio, Middletown
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/153020
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Cyanotype
Dimensions
mount: 35.5 x 56 cm (14 x 22 1/16 in.)
Provenance
Acquired[1] by the Social Museum, Harvard University, by July 1915.

[1] SM Accession Ledger records the material as from or associated with the Middletown, Ohio "Garden City," however it is unclear if that is directly where the work came from.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
3.2002.2320
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

The Social Museum Collection

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