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[Shop floor display of lingerie at The Fair department store, ca. 1930 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Fair (Firm)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [12" x 20"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Banquet camera photographs
Panoramas
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
[ca. 1930]
1930-1950
1930-1940
Notes:
The Fair department store was located at 820 7th St. N.W. Washington, D.C.
Summary:
Shop floor at Fair department store. Displays of women's lingerie, jewellery and bags. Number of signs with prices displayed throughout the shop floor, also large signs reading, "Large Women's Wear Departments Latest Styles, Special Values. 2 - floor", "Bargain Basement Shoe Dept. in Basement", "Beautiful Styles Children's Wear. Baby Wear 2 - floor", "Men's Furnishings Get Them Here" and "This is Everybody's Store Visit our large upstairs". Ink on negative: "Fair Dept. store" and "B". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Department stores
Clothing and dress
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN4
AC0618.004.0001267.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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