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Exterior of Chicago Hide, between 1916-1922

 Item
Identifier: B356.02.0005.0004.00001

Overview

The photograph shows part of the sign for the Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool House in Douglas, Wyoming. Large bundles of hides or fur are in front of the building. Three men and one woman are standing in front of a wagon piled high with large bundles and four men are standing by the entrance. George D. Bercu founded the Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool House in Douglas, Wyoming.

Dates

  • between 1916-1922

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Majority of collection is in English but there are items written in Yiddish as well.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Primarily English, but also Yiddish and German

Extent

1 Photographic Prints (1 photograph) : b&w, glossy ; 3 x 5 inches

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection includes papers, records, correspondence, photographs, photograph albums, scrapbooks, newspapers and newspaper clippings, framed photographs, documents, quilts and needlework, Vaudeville costumes and instruments, books, and record albums.

Condition Report

Large area of the photograph is missing and the photograph is fading.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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