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Object ID Number FPA 1001.7
Object Name Slide
Collection Sidney Undergarment Co.
Date of image 1979
Image from circa 1979
to circa 1979
Description Color photograph depicting a store sign on an otherwise empty shelf inside the Sidney Undergarmet Company as it appeared on the day the store closed in 1979. The business occuppied the south storefront of 97 Orchard Street during the 1970s.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Str
Subjects Advertisement
Pressed Metal
Garment Industry
Storefront
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.