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H.S. Manchester's, Incorporated, Department Store

Date: 1954
Description: Manchester's, Incorporated, department store on Mifflin Street.
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Montogmery Ward Store

Date: May 20 1930
Description: The Montgomery Ward Store Building at 100 North Hamilton Street, at the intersection of Pinckney and North Hamilton Streets. The building was designed by L...
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Harry S. Manchester Building

Date: August 01 1933
Description: The Harry S. Manchester building, 2-6 E. Mifflin Street, with a large National Recovery Administration banner which reads: "N.R.A. Member - We Do Our Part....
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Herring-Curtiss Flying Machine

Date: 1909
Description: Advertising card from an exhibition of the Herring-Curtiss "Golden Flyer" in which Glenn Curtiss had won the first Gordon Bennett trophy at Rheims. The exh...
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Tom Mix Promoting Safety Display Window

Date: April 27 1946
Description: Display window at Karstens Inc., 22-24 North Carroll Street, featuring Tom Mix safety display for the Wisconsin Motor Vehicle Department. The display inclu...
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Manchester's, Inc., "Sultry Blonde" Dresses Window Display

Date: March 19 1946
Description: Four blonde mannequins in Manchester's, Inc., window, modeling dresses, purses, and shoes. "Sultry Blonde," Town and Country Company.
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Wolff-Kubly & Hirsig Basement

Date: January 10 1946
Description: Basement of Wolff-Kubly & Hirsig with displays of glassware and gifts on new counters and glass shelves. A corner of an office is in the view.
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Hills Department Store, Hat Window Display

Date: February 25 1945
Description: Hills Department Store, 202 State Street, with a women's hat display window taken from Dayton Street. A marquee for a theater is in the background.
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Manchester's, Inc., Second Floor Hat Department

Date: February 01 1945
Description: Hat department on Manchester's, Inc., second floor. A sign in the foreground, perhaps on a window, reads in reverse: "Dresses."
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Manchester's, Inc., Third Floor Lingerie Department

Date: February 01 1945
Description: Wide angle view of women's lingerie department on the third floor of Manchester's, Inc., Department Store.
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Manchester's, Inc., Floor Coverings

Date: February 01 1945
Description: Wide-angle view of floor coverings and rugs on the fourth floor of Manchester's, Inc., department store.
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Fountain Room at Manchester's Department Store

Date: December 21 1944
Description: View of the booths and lunch counter in the Fountain Room restaurant at Manchester's Department Store.
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Fountain Room at Manchester's Department Store

Date: December 21 1944
Description: View of the booths and lunch counter in the Fountain Room restaurant at Manchester's Department Store.
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Manchester's Department Store Photo Studio

Date: November 29 1944
Description: The photo studio department in Manchester's Department Store. A man is assisting a female customer, while female employees do their work.
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Manchester's Department Store "Petti Shop"

Date: November 29 1944
Description: View of the "Petti Shop" inside Manchester's department store, with mannequin.
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Harry S. Manchester's, Inc., "Saybury Shop"

Date: November 29 1944
Description: "Saybury" Shop at Harry S. Manchester's, Incorporated, 2-6 East Mifflin Street, with display of dressing gowns.
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Manchester's, Inc., Scrap Paper Window Display

Date: September 07 1944
Description: H.S. Manchester's, Inc., window display promoting saving paper. Shows fake bomb falling on various ammunition with slogans that read: "Get in the Scrap," "...
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Manchester's Department Store Christmas Decorations

Date: November 26 1943
Description: Christmas decorations in Manchester's Department Store.
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Manchester's, Inc., "Madmoiselle" Window Display

Date: May 02 1943
Description: "Madmoiselle" hat window at Manchester's Department Store. A sign in the window reads: "Here They Are! Copies or adaptations of prize-winning hats, Mademoi...
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Hat Window

Date: April 04 1942
Description: Harry S. Manchester's Inc., with window display of spring hats. The store was located at located at 2-6 East Mifflin Street.

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