Wayne Businesses, ca. 1947


Object ID#    2008.003.002                

Object Name     Photograph

Date     ca. 1947


Black and white photo of Lancaster looking east taken very close to the movie theater in 1947. Sign on marquee reads “Mat Daily 215/ Cont Sat and Sun” There is no traffic light at the corner of North Wayne. The steeple and spires of Wayne Presbyterian are clearly visible. Various signs are visible protruding from buildings. Object of photo is to show Wayne businesses circa 1947.

Typed on a paper attached to the front of photo: “Wayne 1947 Prior to Cobb & Lawless fire / Prior to alterations of Colonial Building / Courtesy of Wayne Business Association.”