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Catalog Number 1982.144.007
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display at Crowley's Department Store. Differing fabrics are draped throughout the window; a chair and lamp are the focal point; an open book at the base of the chair advertises, "28 New Slipcover Designs to Beautify Your Room." Signage in the right foreground of the window reads, "Inspired Spring Beauty, Shades of Tropics, A Saison Print by Charles Bloom, Slip Cover and Drapery Material in Five Breathable Colors, That Blend with the Nine Basic Rug Colors Recently, Chose by the Institute of Carpet Manufactures, Of America, Pre-shrunk, Vat-Dyed, 48 inches wide, $1.99 yd. Draperies Sixth Floor." Printed on the bottom edge of the recto are the store name, slogan, location, photograph sequence number and photographer, "Crowley's, 'The Friendly Store,' Detroit (26) Michigan, 22730-x, Davis B. Hillmer."
Date 1940s
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 22730-x
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms Crowley Milner & Co.
Crowley's Department Store
Crowley's
Furniture
Housewares
Retail
Textiles