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Catalog Number 1982.144.008
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Black and white photograph of a window display at Crowley's Department Store. A female mannequin dressed as a circus ringmaster is surrounded by various sets of cutlery. Signage left of the mannequin reads, "Cutlery Carnival, Stainless Steel Cutlery, Crowley's Housewares, Fifth." Also, secondary signage to the far right of the mannequin reads, "Another Fabulous Crowley First, Englishtown Cutlery Carnival, A thrilling collection of stainless steel cutlery for table and kitchen use. Each features a glowing mirror finish, Crowley's Housewares, Fifth Floor." Printed in the lower left corner of the recto is the store name, slogan and location, "Crowley's, 'The Friendly Store,' Detroit (26) Michigan." Printed in the lower left side is the photograph sequence number, "22548-9x.
Date 1940s
Photographer Hillmer, Davis B.
Neg # 22548-9x
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Collection Hillmer, Davis B.
Search Terms Crowley Milner & Co.
Crowley Department Store
Crowley's
Cutlery
Retail
Housewares
Englishtown Cutlery