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Exterior View of Cohen's Store, circa 1890

 Item
Identifier: B063.01.0001.00035

Overview

Street view of Fairplay, Colorado. Sam Cohen's grocery store can be seen in the right foreground. Several unidentified individuals stand in the street and on the boardwalks.

Dates

  • circa 1890

Digital Repository

Exterior View of Cohen's Store

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States and other countries. There are some 19th century photograph types represented in the collection, including albumen prints, daguerrotypes, tintypes, post cards, colorized prints, cabinet cards, and cartes-de-visite.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 8 x 10 inches black and white

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: "# 655 Sam Cohen and family in front of Cohen's store, Fairplay, ca. 1890." Handwritten on front of photograph: "S. Cohen Groceries Fairplay, CO."

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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