Bryant Park - Photo #38 - Bryant Park Free Open-Air Library

Image: US National Archive and Records Administration WPA Records Negative # 15380-D, via Brent McKee, LND.
The magazine rack at Bryant Park's free open-air library, somewhere between 1934 and 1937, funded and staffed by the WPA. Among popular mass-market magazines like McCall's, Colliers, The Saturday Evening Post, and Vogue, are found edgier publications like The Nation, New Masses, and Soviet Union Today.