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Store window decorated for Indian independence



DESCRIPTION
Photograph of one of the Watumull stores decorated for the occasion of India's independence. A sign reads "To Celebrate India's Independence, August 15, 1947 - Friday, The Watumull Store Extends Open House, Refreshments Served, 10% Discount On All Purchases, Entire Proceeds of Today's Business Will Be Donated to Indian Charities." Photo credited to Salart Studios.

THEMES
Business, Independence Day

ADDITIONAL METADATA
Date: August 15, 1947
Type: Photograph

PROVENANCE
Collection: Watumull Family Materials
Donor: Indru Watumull
Item History: 2011-07-12 (created); 2013-05-03 (modified)

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