Image: New York
(Brooklyn, New York, 1913 - 2009, New York, New York)

New York , 1939 (printed c. 2001)

Gelatin silver print
7 in. x 10 in. (17.78 cm x 25.4 cm)
Knight Purchase Fund for Photographic Media
2009.18
Best known for documenting urban scenes in her native New York City, Levitt does not observe with a pitying eye. Instead, she shows the urban children she photographs as self-assured and creative. Levitt spent her career capturing daily dramas as they played out on the sidewalks, streets and front steps of the city.
  
Subscribe on Yahoo! Calendar

Yahoo Calendar Instructions:

  1. On your Yahoo Calendar page, find "Subscribed" on the left side-bar and click the "plus" sign
  2. Click "Subscribe to Other Calendars"
  3. Paste the following link in the "iCal Address" field:
  4. Choose a Display Name and Calendar Color and click "Continue"
Help with calendar subscriptions

Help with calendar subscriptions:

Most modern calendar software will allow you to subscribe to online calendars. If you have different software other than those that are listed, you can use the following URL in its subscribe feature to automatically display upcoming events:

Search the Collection

Quick Search

  Go

Advanced Search

Online Collection paid for with a grant from
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Rights & Reproduction

The use of images, text, and all other media found on this website is limited. Please review the Rights and Reproduction document for details.