Whelan's Drug Store, 44th Street and Eighth Avenue, Manhatta...

    Prev Next

    Digital ID: 482744. Whelan's Drug Store, 44th Street and Eighth Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. February 07, 1936

    Notes: Code: III.C.3. Man waits on customer in background, displays of electrical appliances, clocks, and a Valentine's Day display of candy.

    Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott. (more info)

    Repository: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs.

    See more information about this image and others at NYPL Digital Gallery.
    Persistent URL: digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?482744

    Rights Info: No known copyright restrictions; may be subject to third party rights (for more information, click here)

    Finepixtrix, carinasmama2001, and 24 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. gavinvz 65 months ago | reply

      Noticing the prices.

    2. Peter Konnecke 65 months ago | reply

      98 cent toasters look good

    3. tjames221 33 months ago | reply

      This is great. Such a contrast to the drugstores we have nowadays. I think I'm going to use this in my revised blog post Anxiety Beta Blocker to show the difference between yesteryear and today.

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts