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New_Century_Club,_Philadelphia.jpg
This photo shows the New Century Club, which is where the Women's Birth Control League staged their first meeting in Philadelphia.

Hokey Pokey Man..jpg
Depicts a street vendor, with a wagon drawn by a donkey and protected by a striped awning, dispensing his wares to two young boys. Includes horse drawn carts in the background. The awning of The James Bell Co. is also visible in the background.

1053-1999_b1f13_1.jpg
Exterior of Public Baths Association building on the south side of Wood St., east of 8th St., undated.

southwark_house.jpeg
This photo shows the Southwark House on Ellsworth and Front Street. Gruenberg and her husband were volunteer residents at Southwark House.

Rowhomes in kensington-richmond street.jpg
Row homes in Kensington. These were the types of homes many immigrants lived in when they moved to Philadelphia.

kensington and Lehigh Avenue.jpg
A view of Kensington and Lehigh Avenue. This photo shows both trolleys and horse drawn carriages.

Bad_Habits_Revealed.jpg
A sewage- and garbage-lined street betrays the "bad habits" of the people who live there. This photo showcases the unsanitary conditions that working-class immigrant communities lived in.

ethical_society.jpeg
This photo depicts the Philadelphia Ethical Society. Gruenberg and her husband were very involved with the Ethical Society. Gruenberg help a chairman position as the chairman of archives.

526 S Front Street-Philly.jpg
A photo taken of the building located at 526 South Front Street.

bathouse.jpg
Darien and Montrose Streets - Bathhouse
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