|Title||21st Avenue Market, Seattle, ca. 1945 |
|Date||ca. 1945 |
|Caption||John Aasten owned this grocery & meat market, located at 2040 E. Madison Street. Prior to becoming a grocery store, the building held a restaurant and tavern, once owned by Perry Gilliam. The building was demolished in 2007. |
|Notes||Signs in image read: 21st Avenue Market. Groceries, Frozen Foods. Fresh Meats. Fresh Vegetables, Groceries. 7up. Camels. Arden Ice Cream.|
Business card filed with image: John Aasten Grocery and Meat Market - Free delivery - 2040 East Madison, Seattle - Phone East 0558.
Gift of Isabel Egglin.
|Subjects||Grocery stores--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle
|Location||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Black Heritage Society Collection |
|Image Number||1997.07.2.08 |
|Ordering Information||To order a reproduction or inquire about permissions, contact: TheBoard@blackheritagewa.org. Please cite the Image Number. |
|Repository||The Black Heritage Society of Washington State, Inc. |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |