These two businesses -- the Albright & Woods Drug Store and the Delchamps Grocery Store -- used to occupy Government Street. The Fulton Ice Company, whose sign you see here, was located, naturally enough, on Fulton Road.
J. D. Hicks and his family poses outside their store with their horse and buggy delivery wagon. The store was located at St. Stephens Road and Lexington Avenue. The image was probably taken around 1880.
Thousands of workers passed through the gates of ADDSCO during World War II. They came, as in this c. 1943 photo, three shifts a day, seven days a week, producing and repairing the vessels America needed for the war.
Made up in part of brick and terra cotta, this building originally housed the Zadek Jewelry Company. By the time this photo was taken, the Three Sisters clothing store occupied the ornate Victorian structure. The spires are gone, but the building...