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Gunsmith and Police Department,

Date February 4, 1937
Location New York United States North America
Dimensions Image: 7 1/2 x 9 9/16 in. (19.1 x 24.3 cm)
Paper: 7 1/4 x 9 9/16 in. (18.4 x 24.3 cm)
Mat: 14 x 17 in. (35.6 x 43.2 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

The sign reads "Frank Lava, Gunsmith, Revolvers, Bought, Sold & Repaired." This store was located at 6 Center Market place, across from police headquarters.
The photographer Weegee lived next door at 5 Center Market place.
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Purchase, with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Lois and Bruce Zenkel Purchase Fund, 1983

Feedback Accession No. 386.1983