Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919

Title:

Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919

Creator:

D'Onofrio, Jayne M.

Publisher:

Wakefield, Mass. : Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department,

Date:

1992

Description:

Photo courtesy of the Wakefield Historical Society.

"Ed Hitchcock, right, owner of the E.S. Hitchcock Bicyle Shop, joins an unidentified employee in his 34 Albion Street shop. Located at the corner of Albion and Foster Streets, the shop also sold automoble tires and other supplies. In 1919, Wakefield automobile owners could buy a 30 x 3 1/2 non-skid Firestone tire for $17, and a 30 x 3 1/2 non-skid Fisk or Ajax for $18. All tires came with a 6000 mile guarantee." -- Text from calendar by Jayne M. D'Onofrio.

Subject:

Hitchcock Bicycle Shop (Wakefield, Mass.).

Wakefield (Mass.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

Collection :

Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department calendars

Tags :

Citation :

D'Onofrio, Jayne M., "Hitchcock Bicycle Shop, circa 1919," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #12066, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/12066 (accessed August 1, 2014).