Girls playing games in Central Park in springtime

I’m not sure what these girls are up to as they hold hands and form a line under a towering tree with the Plaza Hotel in the distance.

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A girls’ school recess, perhaps? The woman standing under the tree could be a headmistress or teacher. In any case, it looks like a carefree spring day.

[Photo: NYPL Digital Gallery]

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2 Responses to “Girls playing games in Central Park in springtime”

  1. Shaun Hervey Says:

    Looks like Red Rover

  2. ephemeralnewyork Says:

    That’s what a few comments left on the ENY Facebook page say too.

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