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Object ID Number FPA 1001.16
Object Name Slide
Collection Sidney Undergarment Co.
Date of image 1979
Image from circa 1979
to circa 1979
Description Stuart Halpern (left) and Barbara Halpern (right) standing inside the empty Sidney Undergarment Co. on the last day of business. The shelves behind them are empty and the pressed metal lining the walls is visible. The store was locaed in the basement of 97 Orchard Street in the 1970's.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Str
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.