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title:

Bloomington Bowling Alley

image number:

P0032633

description:

This is probably the bowling alley called "Indiana Billiard & Bowling" that used to be at 421 and/or 421-1/2 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, Indiana. In 1946, Indiana Billiard & Bowling was managed and/or owned by Donald K. Melton.

The signs hanging from the ceiling at the top of this image read, in full: "No Street Shoe Allowed Bowling Shoes Only!" and "Your Pin Boy is paid by the Line"

date taken:

1946 April 26

film code:

Ansco Safety Film 3

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

1770

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

building name:

Indiana Billiard & Bowling

corporate name:

Indiana Billiard & Bowling

topic:

Flags

topic:

Patriotism

topic:

Bowling

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Kirkwood Avenue (421 and/or 421-1/2)

series:

Groups

subseries:

Off Campus

folder:

Organization & Downtown