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Photo of the Day – 11/4/15 (“Toot-An-Kum-In”, 1925)

Daily Photo — “Toot-An-Kum-In, 1925”

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“Texaco Co., Sullivan & Helan station.” This Amoco station at 14th and Belmont streets N.W. in Washington’s Mount Pleasant neighborhood opened in July 1925. After the discovery of King Tut’s tomb, the vogue for all things Egyptian extended even to gas stations. National Photo Company glass negative.

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Posted by on November 4, 2015 in Daily Photo


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