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Meat Market Display

Meat Market Display | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Woman worker wearing a butcher's apron, poses holding a ham, in a meat market with Easter ham display.
DESCRIPTION
Woman worker wearing a butcher's apron, poses holding a ham, in a meat market with Easter ham display.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:2035
Creation Date: 1939
Creator Name:Diemer, Melvin E.
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Melvin E. Diemer collection, circa 1910-1955
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(D479)11609
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The image appeared in the April section of the 1990 Wisconsin Historical Calendar.

This image is part of the Melvin E. Diemer collection, a collection of over 6,000 negatives created by this photographer. Diemer received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin. He started in photography at the U.S. Forest Products Laboratory in Madison. He became head of the university's photo lab in 1931, set up his own business in 1933, and retired in 1955 to concentrate on education and science with a special interest in nature photography and rural scenes.

SUBJECTS
Signs and signboards
Aprons
Dresses
Hairstyles
Indoor photography
Meat
Women
Rites and ceremonies
Display of merchandise
Grocery trade

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