Browse Items (34 total)

  • Subject contains "Storefronts"

46_640_reading_square1932.jpg
Creator: Borden, Leo
Date: [1932]
Description: "(1932 license plate)." -- From the album containing the photograph

50t_640_west_side_main_st1956.jpg
Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 1956

51t_640_cont_west_side_main_st1956.jpg
Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 1956

53b_640_readingsquare_fromcommon.jpg
Creator: Cram, Arthur T.
Date: 05-19-1956

106-Foulds-2_800.png
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

reading-street-scenes.jpg
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

141b_640_berson_drug_store.jpg
Date: post 1950
Description: "Berson Drug Store, Main Street at Pleasant. Was site of Danforth Drug Store." -- From the album containing the photograph

141t_640_purpledoor_paintstore.jpg
Date: post 1984
Description: "The purple door paint store, 46 Harnden Street, business moved from 164 Haven Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

142t_640_westons_greenhouse.jpg
Date: post 1960
Description: "Weston's Greenhouse. Main Street and Green Street. Originally on Auburn Street."From the album containing the photograph.

144t_640_doucettes_fire.jpg
Date: 09-07-1962
Description: "Now the site of the Wright Building, Woburn Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

249b_640_badger_family_home.jpg
Date: 1979
Description: "Taken from parking lot behind Atlantic Food Mart." -- From the album containing the photograph

261b_640_p_and_s.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "P. & S. Variety Store (Zitzow's). Lowell and Grove Streets." -- From the album containing the photograph

261t_640_nancybliss_candy_store.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "Temple Street across from Parker Junior HIgh driveway." -- From the album containing the photograph

262t_640_joanns_variety_store.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "Salem Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

263b_640_myrtle_waterhouses_store.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "Formerly Waterhouse's store. Corner of Mineral and Vine Streets." -- From the album containing the photograph

263t_640_keans_store.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "Corner of Hancock and Mineral Streets." -- From the album containing the photograph

264b_640_dragon_corner_store.jpg
Date: 1992
Description: "West Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

264t_640_friendly_variety_store.jpg
Date: 1980-1989
Description: "Washington Street." -- From the album containing the photograph

268t_640_move_the_ruggleshouse.jpg
Date: 1984
Description: "The Ira Ruggles' house built at 164 Haven Street, circa 1850, converted around the turn of the century to Hodson Bros. decorators. In the 1960s the name was changed to the Paint Store with the Purpleā€¦[More]

34_640_reading_square_night.jpg
Date: ca. 1932
Description: W. T. Grant Company (Reading, Mass.)