Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object ID Number FPA 1001.89
Object Name Slide
Collection Sidney Undergarment Co.
Date of image 1979
Image from circa 1979.0
to circa 1979.0
Description Sidney Meda (right) with his wife Frances (left) inside their store, Sidney Undergarment Co. The store was located in the south, basement storefront of 97 Orchard Street during the 1970's. In the photo Sidney is handling cash. Many boxes of mechandise can been seen in the background lining the walls of the shop. A pair of blue underwear is visible.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
People Meda, Sidney
Meda, Frances
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Str
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Garment Industry
Immigrant
Jewish
Immigrant
Woman
Man
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.