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Object ID Number FPA 0601.28
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, which was located in the south basement storefront of 97 Orchard Street during the 1970's. Pictured from From left to right are Stuart Halpern and proprietor Sidney Meda. The store closed in 1979.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
People Halpern, Stuart
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Street
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Garment Industry
Storefront
Man
Immigrant
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.