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Coffee service at the Horn & Hardart Automat at 1725 Broadway

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Title Coffee service at the Horn & Hardart Automat at 1725 Broadway
Description Frank Hardart, cofounder of the Automat, worked in New Orleans as a young man and was struck by the distinctive flavor and freshness of that city's coffee. When he and Joseph Horn went into the restaurant business, they served a similar brew, and the Automat became famous for it.
Source Manuscripts and Archives Division
Date 1949

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Original Format Gelatin silver print

Bibliographic Citation

“Coffee service at the Horn & Hardart Automat at 1725 Broadway,” Lunch Hour NYC, accessed December 15, 2017, http://exhibitions.nypl.org/lunchhour/items/show/515.

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