[Acme Art Store]

Title

[Acme Art Store]

Creator

Photographer unknown

Description

A young woman is seated behind a display table in the Acme Art Store. Three ring binders cover the table. Behind the table are shelves filled with figurines and plaster busts. Numerous framed photographs and pictures have been hung on the walls and on display boards. Two glass display cases are also visible. The number 229” has been written on the emulsion side of the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the picture. The number “3” has been written in the upper left corner.

Date

1912-05/06

Subject

Artist materials
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Pictorial works
William J. Klauer Collection
Glass negatives
Itinerant photographers

Source

The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Identifier

KL 202-062

Format

Digital image captured using a Microtek ScanMaker 8700 with transparent media adapter. TIFF file created from a glass plate negative scanned in 16 - bit grey scale at 1200 ppi.

Rights

Contact The Center for Dubuque History at Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001 or call (563) 588-7100 © 2013 LORAS COLLEGE

Publisher

This record is part of the William J. Klauer Collection held by The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa.

Coverage

1032 Main Street Dubuque, Iowa

References

According to the 1912 Dubuque City Directory, this shop sold art supplies and specialized in picture framing. The shop was located on the upper floor of Frederick L. Egelhoff Funeral parlor, and was owned by L. F. Egelhoff.

Relation

William J. Klauer Collection

Type

Still image

Original Format

1 glass negative: b & w

Physical Dimensions

6.5 x 8.5 in.

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/25f2467b4fa7fb64978bd26dd446db1b.jpg

Citation

Photographer unknown, “[Acme Art Store],” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed January 24, 2022, http://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/5384.