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January 14, 1915

Creekmore, the Cleaner, Made January 14, 1915, Harry C. Mann Photograph Collection, Computer file: 2001, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

Harry Mann Photographed Creekmore, The Cleaner, in Norfolk

This photograph, taken by Norfolk commercial photographer, Harry C. Mann (1866–1926), shows the exterior of Bush H. Creekmore, Cleaning and Pressing, at 111 College Place, Norfolk. Mann specialized in landscape and industrial views and in portrait photography. His work was often featured in National Geographic, and he won awards in photograph competitions in Paris, London, and New York.