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[1949 Activities Conducted by the Educational Alliance, New York, with markings in Vishniac’s hand]

Educational Alliance

Object Name
Vitrine:15.09
Date1949 (printed 2012)
Label Text

The Educational Alliance was founded by progressive German Jewish philanthropists in 1889 to aid the Lower East Side’s large population of eastern European Jewish immigrants through classes and programs that emphasized American citizenship, literacy, professional and vocational skills, the arts, and physical education. Vishniac worked as a freelance photographer for the Education Alliance throughout the late 1940s and early 1950s.

Medium
Offset lithography
Dimensions
Paper: 9 x 736 in. (22.9 x 1869.4 cm)
Location
place taken New York, New York, United States
Credit Line
Roman Vishniac Archive
Accession NumberMVK.e.2008_rv_educational_alliance_1949
Copyright
© Mara Vishniac Kohn, courtesy International Center of Photography

For all uses of photographs by Roman Vishniac contact ICP at: [email protected].