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Catalog Number 1982.144.018
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display at Crowley's Department Store. Three female mannequins are adorned in fur coats; shoes, gloves, and handbags are adjacent to the mannequins. Signage in the foreground of the window reads, "Ravishing, Furs to enhance your Loveliness, Fur Shop, Third Floor." A large poster affixed to the rear wall of the window advertises for the Communications Building, New York World's Fair, 1939." A small replica of the Communications Building is visible in the far right side of the window, with signage that reads, "In Advance! Unveiling authentic miniatures of the New York World's Fair, Unveiling the New Fall Fashions... at Crowley's... a permanent exposition." The photograph sequence number is printed in the lower right corner, "17887-C."
Date 1939
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 17887-c
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms Crowley Milner & Co.
Crowley's Department Store
Crowley's
Women's fashions
Fur Coats
Retail