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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0434
CATEGORY   Services, Personal
SUBCATEGORY   Dry cleaner
TITLE   G & R Dry Cleaner
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of G & R Dry Cleaner located in Corpus Christi, Texas. Fred Russell, co-owner of the shop, stands behind a long wooden table in the center of a spacious room. Three large steam presses at right were operated by the belt and line shaft on the left, which was probably powered by a gasoline engine. This shop used a Singer machine for repair work, visible in the left foreground. Note the hanging rack of garments behind Russell.
PERSONAL NAME   Russell, Fred. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Cleaning establishments. (lctgm)
Dry cleaning industry. (lcsh)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Merchants. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)