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Standard Oil Station, 217 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan,  1932

Item

HCDL-ngp-T004-02-0031_u.jpg

Title

Standard Oil Station, 217 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan,  1932

Description

This is a photograph of the Standard Oil Station at 217 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan, 1932.

The service station was located at the intersection of South Court Street and East Grand River Avenue.  Visible in the background are the buildings lining the west side of North State Street.  It is a winter scene.

In 1937, Bob White (1918 -1997) bought the service station and it became known as Bob White's Standard Service Station.  It operated as that same Standard Station until 1981.

Read The Livingston County Press March 11, 1981 Article (In Library Use Only)

Subject

Service stations

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Date

1932

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Original Format

film negative

Collection

Citation

“Standard Oil Station, 217 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan,  1932,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed May 30, 2024, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/9599.
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