Advertising & Stores

Dome Gas: 1921

Dome Gas: 1921

Dome Gas service station, Takoma Park, Maryland with antique car and truck, 1921. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Old Plumbing: 1940

Old Plumbing: 1940

Second-hand plumbing store, Brockton, Massachusetts, December 1940. Looks like our house growing up, but for the excess plumbing. Photo by Jack Delano. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information. LOC original medium: color slide.

London Candy Kitchen: 1938

London Candy Kitchen: 1938

Saturday afternoon in London, Ohio. Nice 1930s view of small town America, with stores and cars. London is near Columbus, to the west. Photo taken in 1938 by artist / photographer Ben Shahn. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Ben Yahuda Street, Jerusalem: 1940s

Ben Yahuda Street, Jerusalem: 1940s

Ben Yahuda Street, Jerusalem. Nice street level view with cars, stores, pedestrians, and a sign for Jerusalem Services Club, Open to All Members of H.M. Forces. Matson Photo Service, photographer. Photo taken between 1940 and 1946. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Texaco Truck: 1920s

Texaco Truck: 1920s

Texas Co. [Texaco] Ace truck. Photo taken between 1910 and 1926. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Florida Fishing: 1938

Florida Fishing: 1938

Fishing boat at wharf, Lower Matecumbe Key, Florida Keys. Shack on pier with advertising posters for West Flagler Dog Track, Miami and Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer Arthur Rothstein. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

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