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J.C. Penney Store at Westgate

J.C. Penney Store at Westgate | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
The management staff of the new J.C. Penney Company department store gather around specially designed "cool" spotlights for jewelry counters. Left to right are James Moe, manager of men's, boys', shoes and work clothes; Palmer Brost, manager of home furnishings, housewares and yard goods; Robert Rystad, manager of women's, girls', infants' and maternity departments; Herschel Martin, assistant manager in charge of sales and merchandise and Robert Mumert, store manager. The store opened March 24 at the Westgate Shopping Center.
DESCRIPTION
The management staff of the new J.C. Penney Company department store gather around specially designed "cool" spotlights for jewelry counters. Left to right are James Moe, manager of men's, boys', shoes and work clothes; Palmer Brost, manager of home furnishings, housewares and yard goods; Robert Rystad, manager of women's, girls', infants' and maternity departments; Herschel Martin, assistant manager in charge of sales and merchandise and Robert Mumert, store manager. The store opened March 24 at the Westgate Shopping Center.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:104608
Creation Date:February 22 1960
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives-
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6442.7620
Original Dimensions:35 mm
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Published in the Wisconsin State Journal February 24, 1960. One of thirteen images.
SUBJECTS
Department stores
Display of merchandise
Shopping malls

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