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09 Feb 2016

The Many Incarnations of 1037 Park Street

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Show in this 1950’s image with the single longest running tenant, F.W. Woolworth Co., this building at 1037 Park Street in the historic 5-Points shopping district of Jacksonville has been the home of numerous businesses since it first showed up in the city directory listings in 1928. Prior to that time the area was listed […]

16 Apr 2014

Sal Mineo And Fans In 5-Points, 1957

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One of several frames of Sal Mineo and his band during a performance in the street in Jacksonville’s 5-Points business district from December 21, 1957.  Mineo was a musician and movie actor and it looks like he had quite the following from the crowd trying to get his autograph in front of the 5-Points Theatre. […]

21 Dec 2010

5-Points Christmas Party With Sal Mineo

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“Sal Mineo.  1939-1976, A great drummer and movie actor.  He is seen here at 5-Points making a public appearance in 1957.   As you can see, a big crowd of fans were there to see him.  I had a black beard at the time.” LS Photo is dated December 21. 1957.  For some reason I find […]

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