When the Gibbes Museum opened in 1905, the nation celebrated what Charleston has always understood: the power of art – to inspire our imagination, heal our hurt, and nourish our souls.

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, and 8 from the series Changing New York, by Berenice Abbott

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Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, and 8 from the series Changing New York, 1936, by Berenice Abbott

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, and 8 from the series Changing New York, 1936
Berenice Abbott (American, 1898–1991)
Gelatin silver print on paper; 7 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches
Gibbes Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. Robert W. Marks (1974.012.0008)
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