Photographs courtesy of Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations

Hot potato merchant
on Manhattan's Lower East Side

Peanut vendor near the junction of Washington
and Flatbush Avenues, Brooklyn, circa 1905
East Rivington Stands
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Oysters sold from a cart on Beaver Street,
Lower Manhattan