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  • Subject is exactly "Stores & shops"

007. Pilgrim Gardens shopping center and parking lot

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18208.jpg
Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." Identified from Google Maps.

056. Stream with factories, stores, and bridge

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18224.jpg
Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. Possibly Chester Creek in Chester, or Darby Creek in Darby.

14, 16 and 18 West State Street, south side between Jackson and Plum streets

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01325.jpg
Date: 1969 (circa)
View shows Charlies Shoe Service (14), Jack's Used Furniture (16) and Tancreed's (18). Work van is from "Enjay Refrigeration, Phila., PA."

312 W. Front Street, converting two houses into offices.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01161A.jpg
Date: 1981-05
This building may now be 320 W. Front Street

312 W. Front Street, converting two houses into offices.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01161B.jpg
Date: 1981-05
This building may now be 320 W. Front Street

312 W. Front Street, converting two houses into offices.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01161C.jpg
Date: 1981-05
This building may now be 320 W. Front Street

312 W. Front Street, converting two houses into offices.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01161D.jpg
Date: 1981-05
This building may now be 320 W. Front Street

459. Highway. In East Lansdowne, looking east on Baltimore Pike

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18090.jpg
Date: 1955-08
View is from railroad bridge that once crossed Baltimore Avenue just west of Hirst Avenue. Lansdowne Ice & Coal Company, on the right side of the photo, was at 500 E. Baltimore Avenue, opposite Melrose Avenue. Address is approximate.

460. Delaware County Highway. Baltimore Pike, at Lansdowne Ave., looking east

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18091.jpg
Date: 1955-08
Looking east on Baltimore Avenue from Lansdowne Avenue. Of all the buildings on the left side of the photo, only the church is still standing.

463. Highway. Looking east on Baltimore Pike in Clifton Heights

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18094.jpg
Date: 1955-08
The firehouse of the Clifton Heights Fire Protective Association No. 1 is on the left.

465. Roadside. Looking west on Baltimore Pike in Springfield Township

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18096.jpg
Date: 1955-08
Stony Creek East Shopping Center is on the left. The address is for this group of stores.

515. Roadside. On Baltimore Pike west of Chester Heights

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18107.jpg
Date: 1955-08
Exact location uncertain. Besides selling various vegetables, one sign offers sales of breeding stock of chinchillas.

521. Roadside stand. On Baltimore Pike east of 202.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-18112.jpg
Date: 1955-08
Green Meadows Dairy Bar, offering "quality buttermilk, homemade ice cream," and "thick milk shakes". According to newspaper advertisements, this same building later housed Green Meadow Plants. It was just north (or east, as the caption reads) of…