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Accession number 1994.1049
Object ID 1994.1049
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Archival Collection
Date ca. 1908-1915
Title BMT Ticket Booth Clerk Bessie Gottlieb
Description BMT ticket booth clerk/cashier Bessie Gottlieb posed standing in front of booth.
Description from donor: " Bessie Gottlieb was born in New York City 1885 - worked on the subway around 1908 to 1915 as a cashier. She was introduced to her husband by a couple who used the station each morning &befriended Bessie. She got married in January 1917.
People/ Corporations Gottlieb, Bessie
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subway stations--New York (State)--New York
Women employees
Search Terms Brooklyn Manhattan Transit (BMT)