Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.
Creator: Edward Melcarth (1914-1973), photographer
Description: Photograph shows the woman and child on a blanket at the beach at Coney Island. Many other people are in the background, seated on blankets or beach chairs. Bottles and cans are scattered in the sand.
Forms part of: Edward Melcarth papers, [ca. 1930-1974]
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation: A woman and sleeping child at Coney Island, ca. 1950 / Edward Melcarth, photographer. Edward Melcarth papers, [ca. 1930-1974]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 12325
- Coney Island, N.Y.