Photograph shows two automobiles parked near gas pumps at the Co. Service Oil & Gas Co., Inc. service station; a row of houses and other buildings surround the station.
Digital ID: 482728. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. December 23, 1935. .Notes: Code: II.C.4. Man checks water in radiator of car left, bank of three pumps, right, at Kesbec Esso Station.. .Source: Changing ... more
Digital ID: 482811. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 02, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.C.4. Exhibited: Modern Vision #86 Four gas pumps and tall Texaco sign at Abe's Plaza Gas station, with price for gas l... more
Fatherless migratory family camped behind gas station. The mother is trying to support three boys by picking pears. Just arrived from Minnesota, she used to work in a restaurant there. Oldest boy, age ten, helped carry ladder from tree to tree Photograph made at end of day (temperature 106 degrees) when she returned from orchard. Yakima Valley, Washington
Country's Fuel Shortage Led to Problems for Motorists in Finding Gas as well as Paying Much More for It, and Resulted in Theft from Cars Left Unprotected, This Father and Son, Made a Sign Warning Thieves of the Possible Consequences
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