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Object ID Number FPA 0601.27
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Meda Family, Sidney Undergarment Company
Date of image 1979
Image from circa 1979
to circa 1979
Description Color photograph depicting the interior of Sidney Undergarment Company, located in the south basement storefront at 97 Orchard Street. Owner Sidney Meda is pictured helping a customer. The store operated out of the south basement storefront at 97 Orchard Street during the 1970's. The store closed in 1979.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
Search Terms Sidney Undergarment Company
People Meda, Sidney
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Street
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Storefront
Garment Industry
Jewish
Immigrant
Man
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.