The New School Archives Digital Collections

New School photograph collectionBuildings and campus (NS040101.SII) ➔ Interior of the 66 West 12th Street Building of The New School

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (commissioner)
David Rosenfeld (photographer)


1940 – 1960

Work Type

contact sheets


Contact sheet containing photographs depicting people in the 66 West 12th street building. #9A and 12A depict people in the library on the fourth floor of the building. #10A depicts people in the 5th floor exhibition and student lounge area, while #8A depicts a painting class in session, taught most probably by Camilo Egas, who is on the right side of the photograph. The first building of The New School was designed by Joseph Urban. It was open to the public on January 1, 1931. Photographer: Dave Rosenfeld


Photograph by Dave Rosenfeld 480 Lexington Avenue New York 17, N.Y.


box 4, folder 15



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