The Marvin Bissell Collection

Marvin Bissell, who died at age 79 in 2013, owned and operated Bissell’s Store in Newcomb New York since 1962. This collection of his film was purchased at an estate sale several years after his passing.

Marvin Is Watching You

Marvin was a people watcher. In this set of photos shot during the 1980’s and into the 1990s, Marvin would sit in the 2nd floor window of Bissell’s Store and snap photos of his customers.

Everyday Life

Snap shots of Marvins life in Newcomb New York.

Marvin in the Military

These are some photos that Marvin shot while in the military, and while serving over seas in Europe.