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Object ID Number FPA 1001.27
Object Name Slide
Collection Sidney Undergarment Co.
Date of image 1979
Image from circa 1979.0
to circa 1979.0
Description Color photograph depicting the exterior Sidney Undergarmet Company, and the stoop of 97 Orcahrd Street as it appeared in 1979. The business occuppied the south storefront of 97 Orchard Street during the 1970s. The business was owned and operated by the Halpern family. Orchard Street north of Delancey Street is visible in the background. In this photograph, Sidney Meda poses with an employee of Feltly Hats which was located in a first floor storefront.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
People Meda, Sidney
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Str
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Garment Industry
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.