12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
The Eastern Side of America

Rabeya Begum symbolizes the melting pot that is New York City. Surrounded by western trinkets, fedora hats and baseball caps, this Bangladeshi shop owner is trapped between two worlds in her little shop in Jackson Heights Subway Station.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2014
Date Uploaded: 10.2014
Photo Location: Queens, New York, New York, United States of America
Copyright: © Adnan Firoze