January 09, 2015

24 Vintage Photos of Lakewood

All photos courtesy of the Cleveland Memory Project and Cleveland Press.
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A view of West 117th St. looking toward the Detroit Ave. intersection, 1987.
A view of West 117th St. looking toward the Detroit Ave. intersection, 1987.
Looking west along the north side of Detroit Ave. at Malley's Candies, 1989.
Looking west along the north side of Detroit Ave. at Malley's Candies, 1989.
The Lakewood Consumers Co-operative Store, a grocery store, was located on the north side of Detroit Ave. between Hall and Ethel Ave, 1937.
The Lakewood Consumers Co-operative Store, a grocery store, was located on the north side of Detroit Ave. between Hall and Ethel Ave, 1937.
Pier W, 1975.
Pier W, 1975.
Lakewood Rapid Transit, 1954.
Lakewood Rapid Transit, 1954.
Lakewood's first ambulance service, circa 1900.
Lakewood's first ambulance service, circa 1900.
Lakewood Fire Department, 1930.
Lakewood Fire Department, 1930.
Lakewood Park Home Town Band Concert, 1968.
Lakewood Park Home Town Band Concert, 1968.
Parade on Lakewood Avenue, 1945.
Parade on Lakewood Avenue, 1945.
Family picnic at Lakewood Park, 1943.
Family picnic at Lakewood Park, 1943.