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Object ID NCR.1998.0751.027
Description Glass Plate Negative - Bakery Dept. - The Fair, Chicago, IL May 18, 1912

The Fair Store was founded in 1874 in Chicago by Ernest J. Lehmann. It promoted itself as a discount department store and, by 1897 was housed in a 12 story building on State and Adams St in Chicago. The small chain was purchased by S.S. Kresge in 1925 and Montgomery Ward in 1957.
Date 1912
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Accession number NCR.1998.0751
Search Terms Cash Register
Subjects Bakery
Nabisco
Photographer NCR Photo Department
Source N.C.R.
Copyright Copyright NCR Corporation, all rights reserved
Credit line The NCR Archive at Dayton History