Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Tenth Street

image number:

P0025099

description:

The photograph is being taken from the southeast corner of Tenth and Union. The view is from the east looking west down Tenth Street. When it was under construction, Crosstown Shopping Center was known as "Geiger's Counter". The "Geiger" is Dr. Dillon Geiger of the IU School of Medicine who was apparently involved in the construction.

date taken:

1957 July 17

film code:

Kodak - - Safety - - Film

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

57-1330

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

corporate name:

Bud & Wayne's Pure Oil Service

corporate name:

Covert's Barber Shop, John

corporate name:

IGA Foodliner

corporate name:

Crosstown Shopping Center

corporate name:

Geiger's Counter

topic:

Bloomington (Downtown & General Street Scenes)

topic:

Gasoline

topic:

Gasoline stations

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Tenth Street

series:

Buildings & Grounds