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Object ID Number FPA 0601.4
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 at 97 Orchard Street during the 1970s. Proprietor Sidney Meda and his wife Frances appear in the photograph. The store closed in 1979.
Photographer/ Artist Halpern, Batya
Search Terms Sidney Undergarment Company
People Meda, Frances
Meda, Sidney
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 97 Orchard Street
Subjects Man
Woman
Alumni & Alumnae
Garment
Garment Industry
Storefront
Provenance Donated by Batya Halpern, the granddaughter of Sidney Meda who owned the store. Batya occassionally worked in the store.