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Jean Morrow at cash register, Red Owl Supermarket, Fargo, N.D.
Jean Morrow at cash register, Red Owl Supermarket, Fargo, N.D.
TitleJean Morrow at cash register, Red Owl Supermarket, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1940?
CreatorAnderson, David, 1883-1962
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionWoman in apron standing next to cash register.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Women
Subject (LCTGM)Business enterprises
Supermarkets
Grocery stores
Interiors
Women
Aprons
Clerks
Cash registers
Personal NameMorrow, Jean
Organization NameRed Owl Stores, Inc.
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - S. Broadway
Fargo (N.D.) - S. Broadway - 10-31 block
Decade1940-1949
Item Number2023.A-161
Negative Number2023.A-161 (4x5 plastic)
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original13 x 10 cm.
Transcription"Meet Jean Morrow, Red Owl's No. 1 Check Girl. For the last word in SPEED SKILL and ACCURACY in checking a grocery order, we refer you to JEAN MORROW, RED OWL'S NO. 1 Check Girl. Jean hails from Amenia, North Dakota where her folks operate a large farm. She is a graduate of the Interstate Business College and has made her home in Fargo for the past 3 years. Jean believes in being friendly and courteous and she checks hundreds of customers through her stand in a day with the speed and accuracy of a veteran." - Citation with photograph in Red Owl advertisement appearing in Fargo Forum & Daily Republican, Jan. 31, 1941, p. 9.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe Red Owl Supermarket at 12 S. Broadway was opened at that location on August 21, 1940. It was the 178th grocery store in the Red Owl Company franchise.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDavid Anderson Photograph Collection 2023
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/912
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2023.A-161)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs001579
Original SourceNegative
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