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Gentilly Supply Center, Inc., 3028 Gentilly Boulevard

 
ID Number: 1979.325.1641
Title: Gentilly Supply Center, Inc., 3028 Gentilly Boulevard
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: gelatin silver prints
later prints
Collection Type: Photography
Artist/Maker: Charles L. Franck Photographers (photographer) -- More information
Miner, Nancy Ewing (photographic printmaker) -- More information
Date: Original image created 13 February 1951. Later print created between 1979 and 1983.
Process/Technique: gelatin silver process
Object Description Gentilly Supply Center, Inc., an appliance and hardware dealer located at 3028 Gentilly Boulevard. Billboards on the roof advertise Blue Plate Fine Foods and Falstaff Beer but are not clearly visible. At left is the Ladies' Entrance to Al Shorey's Bar (3034 Gentilly Boulevard); the bar is partially visible at left. An advertisement for Regal Beer is mounted above the ladies' entrance to Al Shorey's Bar. A patrially-visible structure to the right of the hardware store appears to be a pet shop; it has a distinctive pagoda-style tile roof.
Label Text: LDL: Charles L. Franck and Franck-Bertacci Photograph Collections 2007-06-20
View of the Gentilly Supply Center, Incorporated at 3028 Gentilly Boulevard.
Extent: 1 item
Copyright Info.: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Preferred Citation: Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Acq. Credit Line: The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Collection Theme(s): Buildings Commercial Structures
Retail
Food and Beverage
Bars, Clubs and Lounges
Women
Subjects: New Orleans (La.)
Architecture
Buildings
Stores & shops
Other Number: photographer's index number B-1171
Louisiana Digital Library cf001641
Multimedia Link: http://louisianadigitallibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/CLF/id/1836
Related Works:
Date: Feb. 13, 1951
Medium: Safety film negative
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