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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0063
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Clothing and accessories
TITLE   Unidentified dry goods store
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of an unidentified dry goods store in Corpus Christi, Texas. A woman in a dark dress and a man in suspenders stand in the middle of the store. Folded trousers and shirts are displayed on tables, and dresses hang on metal racks. Sweaters sit on a glass showcase displaying ties and shirts. This store sold dresses for $1.45; women's sweaters, 95¢-$1.95; men's shorts, 25¢; men's trousers, 79¢; overalls, 97¢; and neckties, 49¢. Shoes were sold in the rear of the store.
SUBJECT   Clothing stores. (lcsh)
Dry goods stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Sales personnel. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)
Women. (lcsh)