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    • Edward C. Davis, Central Meat Market

    • Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops - Port Washington (N.Y.); Central Meat Market - Port Washington (N.Y.); Meat industry and trade;
    • The Edward C. Davis Central Meat Market was located at 292 Main Street. In this photo, the man on the left is Frederick Hamm, nephew to legendary Port Washington mail carrier Susie Brunner. Hamm later became a master plumber and opened a large...
    • Port Sales Corporation, Interior.

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Automobiles; Studebaker automobile; Automobile--Design and construction; Stores and shops; Port Sales Corporation--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Interior of Port Sales Corporation, Port Washington [NY], showing 1950 Studebaker models. The 1950 Studebaker Champion Starlight Coupe, shown at right, marked a sharp break from earlier car designs with its center "nose" which mimicked futuristic...
    • North Side of Main Street Business Section, Port Washington, Looking West, ca. 1999

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Bars and restaurants; Ayhan's Shish-Kebab Restaurant--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Red Door Antiques--Port Washington (N.Y.); Giles Antiques--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Lower Main Street showing Ayhan's Shish-Kebab restaurant in rt foreground at #283, built in 1880. Previously it was both Barney Jacobs' Dry Goods Store and the Old Homestead Restaurant. Next door, at #287-289, Red Door Antiques and Giles Antiques...
    • Plaza Building

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Plaza Stationery--Port Washington (N.Y.); H. Katims Optometrist--Port Washington (N.Y.); Radio--Equipment and supplies; General Radio and Television--Port Washington (N.Y.); Duells...
    • Plaza Building, located at #72- 88 Main Street, Port Washington [NY], ca. 1948, housed several prominent local businesses, including Plaza Stationery (later Starbucks location) Duell's Meat Market and long-standing tenant H. Katims Optometrist,...
    • Nielsen Store, Main Street and Herbert Avenue, January, 1922

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Nielsen Store--Port Washington (N.Y.); Nielsen Fire;
    • Taken just after the most disastrous fire in Port Washington history, this photo shows the firemen facing Musante's Hardware store across the street, where the fire started. While it leveled all the buildings on that side of Main Street, the fire...
    • Lower Main Street Business Section, Port Washington, 1909

    • Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops--Port Washington (N.Y.); McKee's General Store--Port Washington (N.Y.); Jacobs Dry Goods--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Businesses located at 279 through 287 Main Street in Port Washington in 1909 included on the far left, McKee General Store at #287. In the center, at 283, was Jacobs Grocery Store, with Seaman Meat Market located at #279, on rt.
    • Marsh Appliance and Upper Main Street Stores, 1964

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Marsh Appliance--Port Washington (N.Y.); Horace A. Cowley Wines & Liquors--Port Washington (N.Y.); Elite Mens Shop--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Businesses seen looking east on upper Main Street, Port Washington, in 1964 included Marsh Appliance at #2, Cowleys Wines and Liquors and Elite Mens Shop.
    • Port Sales Corporation - Front View

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Sales and shops; Port Sales Corporation--Port Washington (N.Y.); Boats and boating; Automobiles; Studebaker automobile;
    • Boat and car showroom, ca. 1949, at the corner of Main Street and Central Drive in Port Washington [NY]. From this perspective, the "Boats" sign is visible on the building's northwest corner.
    • Alper's Hardware, ca. 1985

    • Streets; Main Street -- Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Alper's Hardware - Port Washington (N.Y.); Household equipment and supplies; Household appliances, Electric; Houses--Maintenance and repair
    • Alper's Hardware, 81 Main Street, at the corner of Main Street and Irma Ave, across from Port's LIRR Station. Founded in 1911 by Sam and Mary Alper, Alper's has been located here for four generations.
    • Dave Alper Celebrating Alper's Expansion, ca. 1952

    • Streets; Main Street -- Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Alper's Hardware - Port Washington (N.Y.); Household equipment and supplies; Household appliances, Electric; Houses--Maintenance and repair
    • Alper's Hardware Store owner Sam Alper (left) is congratulated on the opening of the store's new appliance center. In the 1950's, Alper's began to carry major appliances in response to postwar need and prosperity.
    • Stores at 273-275 Main Street, Port Washington, ca. 1970s

    • Main Street -- Port Washington (N.Y.); Printing; Baking; Stores and shops; Buildings; The Bread Box - Port Washington (N.Y.); Leebolt Printing - Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • The Bread Box Bakery and Leebolt Printing were once located at 273-275 Main Street. 273 Main was built by Frank B. Smith, well- known real estate and insurance agent in the 1910s and 20s. It more recently housed the Paul Green School of Rock Music....
    • Port Sales Corporation, Side View.

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Boats and boating; Automobiles; Studebaker automobile; Stores and shops; Port Sales Corporation - Port Washington (N.Y);
    • Boat and Studebaker automobile showroom at the corner of Main Street and Central Drive. From this perspective, the Studebaker sign is visible. This photo dates from 1949, when the 1950 Studebaker models, showing radical revisions and styling...
    • Marsh Appliance and Upper Main Street Stores, ca. 1953

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); New York (N.Y.)--Suburbs and environs; Suburban life; Parades; Stores and shops; Marsh Appliance--Port Washington (N.Y.); Horace A. Cowley Wines & Liquors--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Patriotic parade ca. 1953, marching east on Main Street in Port Washington [NY] in front of businesses from #29 to Marsh Appliance at #25.
    • Cobin & Cocks Inc.

    • Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Home and office heating contractors; Cobin & Cocks Inc. - Port Washington (N.Y.); Heating; Oil burners;
    • Cobin & Cocks Inc., oil burner business located at 110 Main Street, Port Washington. In the 1920s, this address was considered among the most desirable Main Street locations.
    • Delvan's, Main St., Port Washington, L.I. (& verso)

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Delvan's Ice Cream Parlor--Port Washington (N.Y.); Confectionery;
    • View of Main Street showing Delvan's Ice Cream Parlor at 307-309 Main Street, ca. 1900. "Another For Your Collection Lucy" handwritten on the front. Address, datemark and postage stamp on reverse. [Date of postmark illegible.]
    • George Bauer's Plumbing and Steam Fitting Store, 1909

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Plumbing supplies; G. E. Bauer Plumbing and Hardware--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Located on the later site of Finn MacCool's Restaurant at 205 Main Street, Bauer's store was the first in the area to carry major hardware and plumbing supplies. Harold Seaman, later proprietor of Seaman and Needham Hardware, is shown as a child in...
    • Main Street, 1934

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; F. W. Woolworth Co. - Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Shoppers at the F. W. Woolworth Co. on Main Street in Port Washington, across from the Long Island Rail Road Station. The Woolworth store was hugely popular--with Woolworth's buyers using the company's huge muscle to keep prices down, they were...
    • Oriental Rug Shop

    • Main Street -- Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Buildings; Rugs, Oriental; Oriental Rug Shop - Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • 1990 photograph of 292 Main Street, Port Washington (at the corner of Bank Street) when occupied by Oriental Rug Shop. Edward C. Davis Meat Market was located at this location in 1900.
    • View Down Main Street. Port Washington, L.I., ca. 1907

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Real Estate business; F.B. Smith Real Estate--Port Washington (N.Y.); Seaman Meat Market--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • View of lower Main Street looking west, before the existence of the Main Street Trolley. In the left foreground is # 274 Main Street, with #279 on the right (with awning).
    • McKee Store Wagon Driven By Hub Poole, ca. 1890

    • Streets; Main Street --Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Dry goods; Grocery trade; McKee General Store--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • James Hubbard "Hub" Poole, Jr. drove the delivery wagon for Thomas McKee's general store for many years. A much-loved fixture in Port, Hub Poole was very active in the community.
    • Main Street Looking West, Port Washington, L.I.

    • Streets; Main Street--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Real Estate business; F. Smith Real Estate--Port Washington (N.Y.); Plumbing supplies; Shields Brothers Plumbing and Hardware--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • View of lower Main Street, Port Washington, looking west from High Street and showing Manhasset Bay in the background. On the left can be seen a portion of Shields Brothers Plumbing and Hardware, established in 1917 and still owned and operated by...
    • Marshall Marine Service, ca. 1947

    • Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; A & R Marshall Marine Service, Port Washington (N.Y.); Boats and boating; Harbors; Yachts and yachting; Engines; Stores and shops
    • A & R Marshall Marine Service, located at 403 Main Street in Port Washington from 1928 through 1964. This building, which had earlier been Bayview Hotel, burned down in 1947. In 1989 the site became part of Inspiration Wharf.
    • Main Street School Opening Day Parade, September, 1909, Center View

    • Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Streets; Schools; School children; Children; Students; Parades; Stores and shops; Real Estate business; F. B. Smith Real Estate - Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Children and teachers marching up lower Main Street in Port Washington towards the new Main Street School for its grand opening on September 19, 1909. At the time, this dedication was the greatest event in the history of the community. Trolley...
    • Jacob Kleisrath Cigars

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Cigars; Tobacco;
    • Jacob Kleisrath's Cigars, a business located at the northeast corner of Irma Avenue and Main Street from approx. 1905-1920, was also the Kleisrath home. The Kleisraths moved further down Irma Avenue in the 1920s, and William Eaton's Auto Supply...
    • Great Fire of 1922 on Main Street, Port Washington

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.); Fires--Port Washington (N.Y.); Stores and shops; Electric power plants;
    • Aftermath of January 23, 1922 fire, later known as the Muzante fire, which swept through businesses on the north side of Main Street, across from the railroad station. The Nassau Light and Power substation, Muzante building and Barney McCourt's...
    • Seaman Plumbing & Heating, 205 Main Street, ca. 1958

    • Streets; Main Street - Port Washington (N.Y.);(N.Y.); Stores and shops; Plumbing supplies; Harold L. Seaman Plumbing & Heating--Port Washington (N.Y.);
    • Harold. L. Seaman Plumbing & Heating was a long-established business in Port Washington, carrying hardware, paints, plumbing and heating supplies at this location since 1909. It was previously known as Seaman and Needham Hardware.
    • Early Years in Brookhaven Town 1962

    • Brookhaven (N.Y. : Town); Indigenous peoples; Coram (N.Y.); Middle Island (N.Y.); Stores & shops; Churches; Railroad stations; Yaphank (N.Y.); Mills; Historic buildings; Spying; Revolutionary War, American, 1775-1783; Advertising; Lumber industry;
    • 36 page pamphlet, 14 cm x 22 cm including text and images, plus front and back covers.

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