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Gasoline Station Images From Around the Globe

Today’s four featured offbeat but interesting gasoline station photos begin with a James Blair Murdoch newspaper advertisement photograph taken on March 13, 1939, in the Milwaukee, WI metropolitan area. The backdrop in the picture is a Streamline Moderne Standard Oil Company filling station building with bold Art Deco lettering. Even though the gasoline selling for…

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Parking Lot Series: Houlton, Maine 1950

This addition to the “Parking Lot Series” takes us to the center of Houlton, Maine for a view of Market Square. This facility isn’t a parking lot, instead, it actually is one extra-wide two-way street divided in the middle by a parking island. The present-day street view of Market Square shows that the Houlton Cinema,…

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