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Title [Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Exposition]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1920-1930
Description Original B&W print. Interior view of a display of gas ranges in an exposition. Brands include Bengal, Red Cross, Red Star, Favorite, and Service. At left is a life-size cardboard figure of a woman wearing an apron and carrying a baking pan that holds a cooked chicken. Signs above the display area advertise a number of Staten Island businesses, including James J. Brady, plumber; Richmond Heating Co.; Consolidated Gas Appliance Co.; and Ole O. Odegaard, builder. Inscription on the reverse identifies this as the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Exposition on Pier 6.
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 8 x 10
Earliest Date 1920
Latest Date 1930
Subjects Interiors
Chambers of commerce
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Odegaard, Ole O.
Catalog Number PH01.1353
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.