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Title The Unknown Museum, 1980
Type of Object Print, Photographic
Object ID MVU2907
Collection Photographs
Description This photo shows the Unknown Museum owners Dickens Bascom and Mickey McGowan. Their museum was at the corner of Corte Madera Avenue and Gardner Street. The museum housed an assemblage of American kitsch and cultural artifacts. In 1989 the property was purchased by Smith & Hawkins for their shop and plant nursery.
Physical Description 1 photographic print, b&w, 5" x 7"
Date Created 1980
Creator (Artist/Author/Photographer) Gene Cohn Productions
Contributed by Gene Cohn Productions, 370 Molino, Mill Valley, CA 94941
Site Name 35 Corte Madera Avenue
Search Terms Bascom, Dickens
Group portraits
McGowan, Mickey
Miscellaneous
Museums
Portrait photographs
Unknown Museum
Copyright Copyright in this photograph is shared by Gene Cohn and the Mill Valley Public Library. Permission for publication or other uses of this photograph must be obtained from the Library.
Site # Corte Madera Avenue (35)