Browse Items (55 total)

  • Subject contains "Storefronts"

Date: 1930
Description: "In December, 1929, William T. Curley, Sr., owner of the Traders' Block, leased a portion of the building to the J.J. Newberry Company of New York for a period of 21 years, beginning in March, 1930.…[More]

Date: 1940
Description: Image from the Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light Department annual calendar, 1996

Date: 06-24-1930
Description: "Although the building at the right rear of the photograph remains standing, the building which housed Roche's Hardware/Houseware and the adjoining one which housed First National Stores and Beasley's…[More]

Date: 1941
Description: "Located at 838 Main Street under the proprietorship of James E. Signorelli, the Crystal Pharmacy was situated in a business block which housed several other businesses, including a market and Tate's…[More]

Date: 1868
Description: "The C.H.R. Cheney sign boasted that it sold 'Jewelry and Fancy Goods,' while the adjacent stores sold the Boston Herald, tonic, and ginger beer, and housed J.A. Cutter's Hair Dressing Rooms. The…

Date: ca. 1931
Description: "At first glance, Albion Street in the early 1930's looks much the same as it does now. On further inspection, the differences become apparent. Both Albion Street and Foster Street were two-way…

Creator: Cliftondale Square (Saugus, Mass.)
Date: 1906
Description: Cliftondale Sq.
Collection: Helen Cutter Slides

Description: Cliftondale Sq.
Collection: Helen Cutter Slides

Date: [1960-1969?]
Description: Postcard shows a view of the west side of Main Street looking north from the intersection of Main and Lincoln Streets. The Fisher Jewelry store is visible in the Richardson Block at the left. Further…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Date: [1960-1969?]
Description: Postcard shows a view of the west side of Main Street looking north from the intersection of Main and Lincoln Streets. The Woolworth store is visible in the Richardson Block at the left. Further up…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Description: Postcard shows a view of Main Street looking south from the intersection of Main and Albion Streets. The Taylor Block can be seen on the left, and on the right in the middle distance is the Richardson…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Description: Postcard shows a view of the east side of Main Street, between Centre and Princess Streets.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Date: [1960-1969?]
Description: Postcard shows a view of the west side of Main Street from the corner of Main and Lincoln Streets. To the right of the J.J. Newberry store is the Colonial Spa. In the middle, on the corner of Main and…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Description: Postcard shows a view of the west side of Main Street from roughly opposite the intersection of Main and Avon Streets. To the left of Albion Street is the Perkins Block, and to the right is the…
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1945

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Undated photograph looking west shows the Vernon Market at the corner of Vernon Street and Lawrence Street. The building now contains apartments.

Creator: Kraus, Cole
Date: 2010
Description: "I thought the buildings might be torn down or reconstructed, but the buildings were still there but different colors and the stores have changed owners. In the original photo, two women and one man…[More]

Date: 06-1957
Description: "Excavation has been going forward rapidly on the lot on Haven Street where the new Cooperative Bank building will be located. The building, formerly occupied by the Western Auto Associates store, is…[More]