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Hausmann, 135 Baronne Street

ID Number: 1979.325.415
Title: Hausmann, 135 Baronne Street
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 circa 1915. Later print created between 1979 and 1983
Process/Technique: photoprint
gelatin silver process
Materials: photographic paper
photographic gelatin
silver (metal)
Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches
Object Description Front view of T. Hausmann & Sons, Ltd. jewelry store at 135 Baronne Street. Architect Julius Koch (1857-1919) renovated the structure in 1914; Hausmann's moved into the renovated building in October 1914. Signage for C. Bennett Moore's photographic studio can be seen on the partially visible building at left. A display window in the partially visible building at right advertises Grunewand Caterers. Motion picture lobby cards resting against the edge of Grunewand Caterers promote D. W. Griffith's (1915) film The Birth of a Nation.
Label Text: LDL: Charles L. Franck and Franck-Bertacci Photograph Collections 2007-02-07
Exterior view of Hausmann Jewelers.

Goods of Every Description: Shopping in New Orleans, 1825-1925 2016-09-23
T. Hausmann & Sons building, 135 Baronne Street
ca. 1915; gelatin silver print
by Charles L. Franck Photographers
The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1979.325.415
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
Subjects: Jewelry -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Koch, Julius, 1857-1919 -- More information
T. Hausmann & Sons -- More information
Hausmann Inc. -- More information
New Orleans (La.)
Historic buildings
Commercial facilities
Stores & shops
Jewelry stores
Condition: Good
Other Number: Louisiana Digital Library cf000415
photographer's index number 12-345
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Related Works:
Date: 1916
Medium: Glass negative

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