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Title
Stop 'N' Shop
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Photographs
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
This 1950 photograph shows the eighth store in the Stop-N-Shop supermarket chain. Located at 2851 Fulton Avenue, the 150,000 dollar store opened on November 16, 1950. Its three grand opening days included free bags of groceries, refreshments, and 2,000 gardenias for women visiting the store. The Fulton location represented part of one million dollar expansion plan by the owning Kassis family. In the same building were College Cleaners, Take-E-Home Chinese Food, Capco Colors Unlimited, Brownies Shop and Hart's Pastry.
Type
Image
Identifier
708
http://sacroom.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll1/id/1303
Subject
Business Enterprises
Grocery Stores
Signage
Source
Sacramento Room Photograph Collection

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