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1945 - department store windows front on Mazda Avenue

DEPARTMENT STORE

CD 1966028 E&MP27.118

Electric Lighting

1945

DEPARTMENT STORE: - Sixty feet of Department Store windows front on Mazda Avenue -- 20 feet of which show the 7 foot shallow window type and 20 feet show a 12 foot deep window type and the remaining 20 feet the Island type of store entrance.

The wiring in these windows permit of the greatest flexibility and are equipped for showing high intensities and various color effects, with dimmers and also light-directing lenses.

WESTINGHOUSE LIGHTING INSTITUTE
SEVENTH FLOOR
GRAND CENTRAL PALACE
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y.  


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Westinghouse



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