Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919

Title:
  • Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919
Description:
  • "Ed Hitchcock, right, owner of the E.S. Hitchcock Bicyle Shop, joins an unidentified employee in his 34 Albion Street shop. Located at the corner of Albion and Foster Streets, the shop also sold automoble tires and other supplies. In 1919, Wakefield automobile owners could buy a 30 x 3 1/2 non-skid Firestone tire for $17, and a 30 x 3 1/2 non-skid Fisk or Ajax for $18. All tires came with a 6000 mile guarantee." -- Text from calendar by Jayne M. D'Onofrio.
  • Image from the Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light Department annual calendar, 1992
  • Photo courtesy of the Wakefield Historical Society.
Date:
  • ca. 1919
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  • Wakefield, Mass. : Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department

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“Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919,” Lucius Beebe Memorial Library, Wakefield, Mass., accessed November 18, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/wakefield/items/show/2966.

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