[Six businessmen at Abraham & Straus]

[Six businessmen at Abraham & Straus]
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Title: [Six businessmen at Abraham & Straus]

Six men in suits posing at opening of annex to Abraham & Straus department store on Fulton Street; two men in middle holding plan or certificate; background mostly blacked out by retouching; men identified by inscription on verso as (left to right) L. C. Wills, Vice President of Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce; Borough President James T. Byrne; Edward C. Blum, 1st Vice President of Abraham & Straus; George V. McLoughlin; John E. Ruston, President of Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce; and Albert Firmin, postmaster.

Date: 1925
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date inscribed: 9/25.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Department Stores
Subject: Abraham & Straus.
Department stores
Department stores
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: 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 0054