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Catalog Number 1982.144.014
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display at Crowley's Department Store. Three female mannequins are dressed in suits, and adored with hats and handbags; shoes, ladies handbags, gloves, and accessories are featured throughout the display. A large poster in the background advertises the Marine Transportation Building at the New York World's Fair, 1939. Signage in the right corner foreground, adjacent to a miniature display reads, "In Advance! Unveiling authentic miniatures of the New York World's Fair, Unveiling the New Fall Fashions... at Crowley's... a permanent exhibit." Also, signage in the central foreground reads, "Stir up the Campus, with new versions of old fashions, Sport Shop, Third Floor." Printed in the lower right corner of the recto is the photograph sequence number, "17887-2X."
Date 1939
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 17887-2x
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms Crowley Milner & Co.
Crowley's Department Store
Crowley's
Women's fashion
Retail
Dresses
World's Fair