Grand opening

Grand opening
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Title: Grand opening

Six men in suits at ribbon cutting ceremony; policemen and onlookers in background; floral bouquets at left and right. Caption: "GRAND OPENING: Borough President Cashmore snips the ribbon at the grand opending of the new building of Mays Department Store at Fulton St. and Hanover Place. Looking on, left to right, are Aaron Jacoby, chief clerk of the Surrogate's Court, Maj. Max L. Shulman, vice president of Mays; Supreme Court Justice Anthony J. DiGiovanna; Mr. Cashmore, County Judge George J. Joyce and Joe Weinstein, president of Mays."

Date: 1950
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Mar. 7, 1950.
Collection: Department Stores
Subject: Cashmore, John, 1895-1961.
Department stores
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Building dedications
Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: DEPT 0076