Lee‘s Gas Station at 1544 Shore Road
Lee‘s Gas Station at 1544 Shore Road

Lee’s gas station building near Belhaven Avenue found many uses over the years.

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Borough Hall 1920s - City Hall 1931
Borough Hall 1920s - City Hall 1931

Lee’s Gas station was moved behind City Hall during WW 2 for Linwood’s first police station.

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Library Workshop Building circa 1970
Library Workshop Building circa 1970

Linwood library moved into the old City Hall in 1965 and used the building as a workshop for book repair.

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Museum Annex May 2014
Museum Annex May 2014

The building is now home for displays about the police station and neighborhood stores and gas stations.

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Linwood Police Dept 1942-1965
Linwood Police Dept 1942-1965

Photos of early police captains and WW2’s special police along with documents and equipment tell an interesting story.

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Linwood Police Department
Linwood Police Department

Uniforms and equipment are part of the history being gathered here.

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20th Century Neighborhood Stores
20th Century Neighborhood Stores

Pictures of the old corner stores and gas stations are being collected for displays here.

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20th Century Neighborhood Stores
20th Century Neighborhood Stores

Most corner stores sold gas as well as goods.

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20th Century Neighborhood Stores
20th Century Neighborhood Stores

The candy case from Stuber’s Store is in the collection.

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Gas Station Memorabilia
Gas Station Memorabilia

Road maps, gas station and automotive items are included.

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20th Century Neighborhood Stores
20th Century Neighborhood Stores

Things you found at the gas station.

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Hagerthey‘s Shore Road Store
Hagerthey‘s Shore Road Store

Grocery stores sold gas and gas stations sold groceries.

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