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Men in H.M. Cook's Optical Parlor

A man sitting with his chair tilted back and playing the banjo is joined by two other men at H.M. Cook's Optical Parlor. With the curtain pulled aside, the eye charts are seen displayed on the wall. Transcribed from the album page ‘Cooks Optical Parlor.’ 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. black and white photograph.

(Ca. 1885-1905) A man sitting with his chair tilted back and playing the banjo is joined by two other men at H.M . Cook`s Optical Parlor .  With the curtain ... .  (Medium)

Image Number: 97.43.1aqFlickr ID: 8727125280

This still image was taken approximately between 1885 and 1905, as part of the Cook Album. It is accessible from the library's Pennsylvania room within "Photo Box 12".

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