Helen Kemp opened the California Shop in New York, 1938, to sell women's clothing and other merchandise from California. The business closed in 1942 due to difficulties in obtaining merchandise because of the war.
Photographs, typed manuscripts and a guest/scrapbook of materials relating to the history and social events of the California Shop, New York, N.Y.
The California Shop Records, 1938-1942, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Barbara Kemp