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Catalog Number 1982.144.019
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display at Crowley's Department Store. Two female mannequins are dressed in sleepwear, and walking in front of a patio window draped in curtains. Over-sized Chesterfield cigarettes are juxtaposed throughout the display. Signage on the lower left corner of the display reads, "The Chesterfield Patio Pajama, by Lyn Delle, Exquisitely Fashioned in a Perlman Fabric, Of DuPont Think n' Thin Rayon Yarn, Worn by Movie Star Virginia Mayo and Advertised On the Chesterfield Supper Club Radio Program. Exclusive at Crowley's in Detroit." Printed on the bottom edge of the image is the store name, slogan, location, photograph sequence number and name of photographer, "Crowley's, 'The Friendly Store,' Detroit (26) Michigan, 22763, Davis B. Hillmer."
Date 1940s
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 22763
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms Crowley Milner & Co.
Crowley's Department Store
Crowley's
Sleepwear
Women's fashions
Retail
Chesterfield