Title: McAvoy's drug store in New York City
Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 15 x 09 cm.
Description: Handwritten note on verso reads: Sailor's drug store; a few steps from the water front, on the corner of Christopher and Washington Streets stands McAvoy's drug store. Miss McAvoy, the proprietor, is a white haired lady who has managed it since the beginning of the century and is a great favorite among the sea-faring men who have patronized McA's since its origin. Miss M. fills prescriptions, sells tobacco, and is the local public stenographer. She also features a counter where the children of the district wait on themselves.
Creator: Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974, photographer
Forms part of: Charles Green Shaw papers, 1833-1979, bulk 1909-1974
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation Information: Charles Green Shaw. McAvoy's drug store in New York City, 194-?. Charles Green Shaw papers, 1833-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 13110