Above is Virtual Tour Close-up View #6 of the photo by Geo. R. Lawrence Co. of the June 19, 1906 NYC Keepers Mutual Benevolent Organization's dinner event held in the Terrace Garden. Below is a small version of the full group photograph digital image to which red numbers have been added by the NYCHS webmaster to indicate the general vicinity of the corresponding Virtual Tour Close-up Views.

Close-up View #6 shows 18 men, presumably keepers, all but a few of whom sport full mustaches. At least three are seen wearing white carnations. The 18 are near a wall that features another open window with lace curtains. Dark ties and cravats seem to predominate. A Jimmy Cagney look-alike in lower left corner?

6th of 9 close-up views of 1906 NYC prison keepers dinner group photo.

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For the 1906 keepers dinner photo & negative NYCHS thanks Dr. Jess Maghan, Ph.D, former NYC DOC Assistant Commissioner for Training, ex-editor of International Association of Correctional Officers' The Keepersí Voice, and now director of Forum for Comparative Corrections.