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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Bonwit's Back to School Children's Collection in Classroom Setting

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Dan Arje (compiler)
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)

Date

May 21 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring their back to school children's collection. The mannequins are made out of cardboard tubing, and the mannequins are wearing plaid and plain dresses. The glass of the window has school related drawings, such as a violin or math problems, in order to go with their back to school theme. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Teens, children! Go back to school from Bonwit's! Come to our Young Seventh Floor."

Inscription

56th Street/8788M Virginia Roehl/August 18, 1957/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0001_000110

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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