Collection Artwork
Lewis W. Hine (Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1874 – 1940, Dobbs Ferry, New York)
A Young German Just Arrived at Ellis Island
1910, printed before 1938
gelatin silver contact print
paper size: 6 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.
frame size: 16 1/2 x 14 x 1 1/2 in.
image size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
Ellis Island, Upper New York Bay, Jersey City and New York, New Jersey and New York, United States, North America
Signed, titled, and dated in pencil
Stamped with artist’s “Interpretive Photography” and “Look Pix,” print verso

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Nathan Bloom ’21
Inspired by the performance Honey Baby in the exhibition Janine Antoni & Stephen Petronio: Entangle
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.