Wednesday, 10 August 2011

New York Public Library

The following are some fantastic photos from the New York Public Library on the Flickr Commons. These are from the Work with Schools project ranging from 1910 - 1938. Young Adult reading has changed a bit hasn't it?

Work with schools : after a book talk, showing boys gathered...
Work with schools : writing a composition : girls each weari...
Work with schools, 67th Street Branch : boys from the School...
Work with schools : a 'private' lesson, child showing someth...


  1. These are amazing! Absolutely love old photographs, you get a real sense of people!
    Thanks for sharing!

  2. Great photos! Thanks for sharing :)

  3. Great pics! Thanks for sharing.

  4. Great photos! I took a tour of the library when I was over there for a holiday. Loved it.

  5. Awesome photos.

  6. These are wonderful. I love how clean-cut everyone looked in those days.


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