Harry Ransom CenterThe University of Texas at Austin

email signup
Search Collections

Search the Collection:






  
ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0173
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Food store
TITLE   Unidentified grocery
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of an unidentified grocery located in or around Corpus Christi, Texas. Three men stand behind the store's check out counter. A fourth man in dark trousers places his shopping basket on the counter. This grocery was self-service as indicated by the turnstile and the bin of baskets. The store sold Palmolive soap, Admiration coffee, and Showboat, Hi-Plane, Beechnut, and Sir Walter Raleigh tobaccos.
SUBJECT   Consumers. (lctgm)
Grocers. (lctgm)
Grocery stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
United States--Texas. (lcsh)