• Creator
  • Lee, James P. (James Patrick), b. 1894
  • Created Date
  • 1933
  • Description
  • Shows the Lighthouse Broom Co. at 131 Elliott Ave. W. The name Hooverville was applied to homeless shantytowns which sprang up during the Hoover years of the Great Depression. On verso of image: ""2-7-33. Unemployed people's shacks at Elliott and John St."".
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 3/1999