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Pharmacy Display Window

Collection: This image is from the Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Photographs and is depicted in a glass plate negative, print, and digital image.; Image is part of the Jacob F. Wieners Photographs
Date: ca. 1896; 1891 Material: unknown material on plate glass; gelatin silver print Dimension: 10 x 8 inches (glass plate negative); 10 x 8 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)
Creator: Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Identifier: aql:11926 jfw-000059 jfw-000059.tif

Description: Over two dozen small, clear glass bowls holding goldfish are hung in the shop window of Ernest F. Crosher's pharmacy at 43 Main in Flushing. A handwritten sign in the window reads "Goldfish Given Away." Small items are arranged within, and at least six shaded electric lights are positioned to illuminate the display. Below the window is a sign reading "Telephone Pay Station / Local and Long Distance Telephone"

Collection : aql:11775; vital:1

Creator : Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date : ca. 1896; 1891

Summary/Description : Over two dozen small, clear glass bowls holding goldfish are hung in the shop window of Ernest F. Crosher's pharmacy at 43 Main in Flushing. A handwritten sign in the window reads "Goldfish Given Away." Small items are arranged within, and at least six shaded electric lights are positioned to illuminate the display. Below the window is a sign reading "Telephone Pay Station / Local and Long Distance Telephone"

Subject : Drugstores; Storefronts; Show windows

Rights : Copyright holder unknown

Coverage : 43 Main Street, Flushing, NY Flushing (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : glass plate negative; black and white print; digital image

Format : unknown material on plate glass; gelatin silver print; 10 x 8 inches (glass plate negative); 10 x 8 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)

Identifier : aql:11926 jfw-000059 jfw-000059.tif

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Subject:
Drugstores; Storefronts; Show windows
Rights Notice
Copyright holder unknown


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