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Title [Gas company home show]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1950-1955
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view showing a stage at a home show or trade show, with an audience seated in the foreground. Two women stand on the stage in a model kitchen; one woman stands at the counter, and the other woman is bending over in front of a range. Sign above the kitchen: "Naturally / it's / GAS / FOR / WATER HEATING - COOKING / REFRIGERATION / [H]OUSE HEATING." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "#10 / Gas Co / 1 - 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1950
Latest Date 1955
Subjects Kitchens
Gas industry
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4352
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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