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Catalog Number WF 0261.023
Description Southwest corner of 11th and Commercial. View of west side of Commercial looking northwest. The 1937 City Directory listed the following businesses at this location, several of which can be positively identified in this photo. Brooks Plumbing and Heating, Stafford Electrical Service, and the Tire Surgery were all listed at 1102 Commercial; Tire Surgery can be seen in photo, and the other businesses may be in storefronts to the north. Ed Rogers Shoe Repair is seen at 1108 Commercial; he began business c.1904 in the 300 block of Commercial's east side and by 1914 had moved to this location. In 1917 and the 1920s he advertised as the "Modern Shoe Repair" shop. Ray Keith's Barber shop is visible south of Ed's Shoe Shop. See WF 0257 and 0254 for earlier and later views of this block.
Photographer CRAM, Hal - possibly
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Place - Anacortes, WA
Place - Commercial Avenue
Structure - Business
Transportation - Land
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Brooks Plumbing and Heating
Stafford Electrical Service
Tire Surgery
Ed's Shoe Shop
Modern Shoe Repair
Ray Keith's Barber Shop
Object Name Print, Photographic