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Otani's Store, Visalia, California

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Otani's Store was located on East Center Street in Visalia, California. This photo, taken in the 1930s, shows the interior of the store which sold groceries and general merchandise. Pictured are (left to right) Ura Otani (mother of donor Hideo…

Tom's and Luck Auto Supply on Visalia's Main Street in 1955-56 flood

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Main Street, Visalia, California, in the flood of 1955-56. Pictured are Tom's furniture store, and the Lucky Auto Supply Store, on the corner of Main and Garden Streets. In the background are the Grand Theater and (on the corner of Main and Church…

Candy store owned by Totaro Fujimura in Visalia, California.

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Totaro Fujimura owned this candy store on N. East St. (now N. Santa Fe. St.) in Visalia, California. This 1924 photo shows the interior of the store and three young children.

Sue Chung Kee in his herbalist store

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Sue Chung Kee is seen inside the Sue Chung Kee, Son & Co. store in Hanford, California. The store was established in 1886.

Yow Joe and George Challing in Tulare

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Yow Joe and George Challing are posed in front of the Yow Lee & Co. General Merchandise store at 241 South K Street in Tulare, California. The store sold Chinese and Japanese "fancy goods" and also served as an employment agency.

Yow Lee & Co. General Merchandise, Tulare, Calif..

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Two Tulare, CA, residents pose in front of the Yow Lee & Co. store. The store featured general merchandise, as well as Chinese and Japanese fancy goods.

Cutler Mercantile Company/Cutler Library, Tulare County, Calif.

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Although the storekeeper of Cutler Mercantile Co. in Cutler, Calif., also served as postmaster and as the agent for a nearby laundry, he still found time to serve as librarian for the Tulare County Library System. Cutler Mercantile was opened soon…

Ekman's Jewelers & Bremler's Mens Clothing

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Ekman's Jeweler's and Bremler's Mens Clothing stores on the northwest corner of Main Street and Oak Street in Porterville, California.

Western Auto Store & Biddle's Soda Fountain

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Wester Auto Hardware and Auto Parts Store and Biddle's Soda Fountain & Hamburger Stand on Main Street in Porterville, California. Several cars out in front of the buildings.

Ahwahnee Store after Harlow fire

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Ahwahnee Store after Harlow fire in July 7, 1961