|August 1945 State Street looking south from South Park Row.|
Photo by Chester Wasielewski. ©Debbi Lyon 2012.
The retro buses of the Erie Coach Company replaced the old trolley lines. The Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority took over the Erie Coach Co. in the late sixties.
This shot of the Boston Store circa 1932 is taken from a similar spot: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2012/08/state-street-boston-store-circa-1932.html
Here's another shot of the Boston Store: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2012/06/state-street-at-night-murphys-and.html
And another shot of the Boston Store: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2012/05/boston-store-elks-club.html
Look closely...the Boston Store is on the left in the distance: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2012/05/boston-store-elks-club.html
And here's the Boston Store in the winter time: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2012/05/state-street-snowstorm-thanksgiving.html