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Minute Service Station No. 2: 1920s

Minute Service Station No. 2: 1920s

Minute Service Station #2, Georgia Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.. Nice old 1920s gas station photo with visible gas pumps, antique cars, and Esso, Amoco and Firestone advertising signs. Photo taken between 1918 and 1928. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

DC Gas Station: 1921

DC Gas Station: 1921

Filling station, with visible gas pumps, under construction at 17th & L, Washington, D.C. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cuban Kiosk: 1904

Cuban Kiosk: 1904

Street corner merchant with sign for American Shoe Store, Havana, Cuba, 1904. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

New Mexico Filling Station: 1940

New Mexico Filling Station: 1940

Boys pulling up water in buckets for storage. The filling station boasts running water. Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico. Nice gas station photo with visible gas pump and soda pop advertising signs. 1940 photo taken by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Crowell's Gas Station: 1921

Crowell's Gas Station: 1921

Crowell's filling station with antique car and gas pumps, New York & Florida Avenues, Washington, D.C.. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Puncture Proof: 1922

Puncture Proof: 1922

Lee Tire Company test with car up on on beds of nails, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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