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Topic: department stores

1857
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2016
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Lord & Taylor's store, 20th Street & Broadway

Lord & Taylor's store, 20th Street & Broadway

Exterior view of Lord & Taylor's.

Three monuments / F. Graetz.

Three monuments / F. Graetz.

Illustration shows buildings identified as "Vanderbilt's Palace" and "Cooper Institute to Science and Art", also a banner labeled "Stewart's Cathedral" (possibly meant to be Alexander Turney Stewart's departmen... more

[Bookplate of Fred E. Woodward, Washington, D.C.] / Brockett.

[Bookplate of Fred E. Woodward, Washington, D.C.] / Brockett.

Print shows an elderly man seated on a chair next to a bookshelf and a book on the floor opened to a page displaying the word "No..." Text on bookplate reads: "Guardabosque, I'm stingy, grown, whats mine's my o... more

The greatest department store on earth; - and every day a bargain day / J.S. Pughe.

The greatest department store on earth; - and every day a bargain day ...

Print shows Uncle Sam standing behind the counter at "Uncle Sam's Department Store" where there is a "Great Sale Now Going On Inside"; the store is filled with representatives of "Germany, England, France, Russ... more

The Greatest department store on earth; -- and every day a bargain day / J.S. Pughe ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Bldg., N.Y.

The Greatest department store on earth; -- and every day a bargain day...

Cartoon showing foreign countries buying goods from Uncle Sam.

Let the foreigner rage! / Keppler.

Let the foreigner rage! / Keppler.

Illustration shows an oversized Uncle Sam inviting a horde of foreign citizens running up from the docks labeled "Foreign Trade" to shop at "The World's Department Store. The Best Goods for the Least Money." In... more

Market Street before parade /

Market Street before parade /

This film is an automobile tour of a portion of the arrival parade route of President Theodore Roosevelt along Market Street, San Francisco, on Tuesday, May 12, 1903. The film was shot in the mid-afternoon, sho... more

Buster makes room for his mama at the bargain counter /

Buster makes room for his mama at the bargain counter /

"Shows a bargain counter in a department store and a large gathering of women examining goods. It is a special sale, and a great deal of interest is shown by the ladies, who jostle and crowd each other to secur... more

Bargain day, 14th Street, New York /

Bargain day, 14th Street, New York /

The film shows hundreds of tightly packed people crowding into the front door of the Rothschild Co. 5 and 10 cent store. They are so closely packed it is difficult to tell one from another. The view is from acr... more

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 2] /

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 2] /

This film is a compilation of panoramas filmed in the ruins of downtown San Francisco and outlying refugee camps following the 1906 earthquake and fire. The film dates from Wednesday, May 9, 1906. The following... more

[Unidentified Staples & Charles. San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906] /

[Unidentified Staples & Charles. San Francisco after the earthquake an...

This film is made up of five panoramas, four wide and one close-up, of the ruins of downtown San Francisco shortly after the 1906 disaster, plus a panorama and scene in a nearby refugee camp. Original intertitl... more

San Francisco earthquake and fire, April 18, 1906 /

San Francisco earthquake and fire, April 18, 1906 /

This film shows the aftermath of the San Francisco earthquake of April 18, 1906, and the devastation resulting from the subsequent three-day fire. The 8.3 magnitude earthquake struck at 5:12am and was centered ... more

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Emporium and Spreckels Bld'g /

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Emporium and Spreckels Bld'g /

This film is a spectacular pan of the downtown area of San Francisco as seen from south of Market Street. The location among low ruins was ideal to view the tall ruined buildings along and north of Market Stree... more

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 1] /

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 1] /

This film is a compilation of views and pans among the ruins of San Francisco after the earthquake and fire and dates from Wednesday, May 9, 1906. The film was shot in the downtown area along Market and Mission... more

A trip down Market Street before the fire /

A trip down Market Street before the fire /

The following is a scene-by-scene description of the film: [Frame: 0300 (part 1)] The film begins looking northeast on Market Street just west of the intersection of Hyde, Grove and 8th streets. The dark buildi... more

Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co.'s Building (Retail)

Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co.'s Building (Retail)

Print shows the Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co. department store, Chicago, Illinois.

Corner of St. Joe & 7th Street looking east & south, Rapid City, S. Dak.

Corner of St. Joe & 7th Street looking east & south, Rapid City, S. Da...

Postcard shows interesection of two commercial streets in Rapid City, South Dakota with the U.S. Land Office on the left and the Reeves Mercantile Co. Cash Department Store on the opposite side of the street.

Interior - The Kinley Dep't. Store, Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Interior - The Kinley Dep't. Store, Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Photograph shows interior of department store: (display cases, post cards, dishware, glassware, pitchers, packages, etc.).

A visit to the big store

A visit to the big store

A large man in a checkered suit representing big business brings New York Mayor William J. Gaynor, dressed as a young boy, to a "Legislative Department Store." They stand before the "Legislative Bargain Count... more

The toy department / L.M. Glackens.

The toy department / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows a crowd of parents and children in the toy department of a department store at Christmas, with Santa Claus surrounded by a group of parents.

Peace. "The peace of the great release," Henley's "Rhymes & Rhythms", Derry & Toms / F.H. Warren.

Peace. "The peace of the great release," Henley's "Rhymes & Rhythms", ...

Poster shows a shepherd with his flock near a barbed wire fence and artillery piece on an abandoned battlefield. Poster is probably an advertisement for a book by William Ernest Henley sold at Derry & Toms depa... more

War recruitment meeting ? outside David Jones, George Street, Sydney, between 1914-1918 / photographer unknown

War recruitment meeting ? outside David Jones, George Street, Sydney, ...

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