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Title Photo of R. Neumann & Co. (of Hoboken) booth at Leather Show, N.Y. Hilton, featuring Lunar Leather, Nov. 11, 1969.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2014.070.1550
Collection R. Neumann & Co. - Bernheim Collection
Credit Gift of the Bernheim Family.
Description Photograph of R. Neumann & Co. (of Hoboken) booth at Leather Show, New York Hilton, featuring Lunar Leather, Nov. 11, 1969.

Photographer: Bill Kerr, 112 E. 23rd St., N.Y.C. (inkstamp credit on back)
Date of image: Nov. 11, 1969.
8" x 10" wide color print; faded to sepia.
Applied titling to front at lower left. (Same titling in ink on back)

Print is from Neumann business premises courtesy of the Bernheim Family; it was part of office decor in the sixth floor executive offices at 300 Observer Highway, Hoboken.

Booth was promoting Lunar Leather by Neumann U.S.A. "portraying the rills and craters of the Moon." (This promotional event was about four months after the first manned moon landing.) None of the four men or the woman are identified.

See related: objects 2014.070.0107 for a sample of this leather.

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Photographer n/a
Place New York City
Date 1969
Year Range from 1969
Year Range to 1969
Search Terms R. Neumann & Company
Neumann Leathers
Neumann Leather Company
300 Observer Highway
Orig/copy Original
Caption enhanced as black-and-white
Imagefile 320\20140701550-2.TIF
Classification Tannery
Leathers
Manufacturing
Advertising