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Tempe Center parking lot facing El Rancho Market

Object Name: Print, photographic
Date: c. 1955
5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm)
Medium: Paper
Catalog number: 2004.45.2
DescriptionPhotograph of parking lot at University & Mill for the Tempe Center shopping center. The view is looking southeast toward the El Rancho market and other stores.
ProvenanceFrom a collection of photographs donated by Patricia Wright. The donor's father was William (Bill) Hurlburt Wood. Bill Wood started the Pioneer Camera Shop in 1951, located in Tempe originally at 51/2 E. 5th Street. It later moved to Tempe Center, and was sold in 1961.
Many of the photographs in the collection were taken by Wood. They for the most part date to the years that he owned the camera shop, from 1951 - 1961.

-see also 2004.45.1 for additional information

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