Browse Items (34 total)

  • Subject contains "Storefronts"

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Creator: Foulds, Alan
Date: 12-1999
Description: Hot Spot on Haven Street served as party headquarters for the Millennium Party. Hot Spot was owned by Anna "Ace" Foulds, and closed in June 2012. It was in business for 19 years.
Collection: Our Town, Your Story

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Creator: Wilson, Catherine
Date: 1949-1950
Description: Home movie by Catherine and Charles Wilson depicting scenes from Downtown Reading, MA circa 1950
Collection: Reading Home Movies

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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]

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Description: "Haven Street opposite Sanborn Street"

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Date: 1924
Description: "Owners Mr. [Edward] Turnbull and Mr. [Timothy] Rogers";"Present site of Fabric Town"

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Date: 1990
Description: "Now retail stores."

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Date: 1904
Description: "Northeast corner of Main and Haven Streets, 1904 photo copy. 'Crockery and glassware'"

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Date: 1991
Description: "Retail establishments."

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Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 05-19-1956

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Description: "Torre's [ice cream] and Malden Dry Cleaners."

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Description: "Best ice cream and candy ever!"

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Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 1956

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Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 1956

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Creator: Borden, Leo
Date: [1932]
Description: "(1932 license plate)." -- From the album containing the photograph

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Date: 1888
Description: "Library upstairs, Danforth's Pharmacy on left, George Prescott's market on right, Main Street corner of Pleasant Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

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Date: 1904
Description: "Main Street 1904 photo (copy)"