Gulf gas station in East Liberty, Pa in the 1920's..
It is perhaps sad books that best console us when we are sad, and to lonely service stations that we should drive when there is no one for us to hold or love • Alain de Botton, The Art of Travel
Diamond Gas Station, 1950s, location unknown. Courtesy: Pedro E. Guerrero, Edward Cella Art Architecture
Taken in San Joaquin Valley, California. Newly built store and trading center typical of new shacktown community built and operated by the Blackwood Family from Clay County, Arkansas, April 9, 1940. Photo by Dorothea Lange
old gas stations 40
Shell Visibles 1929
1920s Cottage style Phillips 66 Service Station
Gilmore, LA, 1940s.
Airplane Texaco Filling Station
Socony gas station in Geneva, NY
Cities Service photo 1952
Sohio, The Standard Oil Co.
Gas pumping assistant.