"Powell Street cable car turnaround"

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    From a 1960's-vintage San Francisco Viewmaster reel. View large and cross your eyes to see the 3D effect.

    Another view of the famous Powell and Market Sts cable car turnaround, featuring the long-gone Woolworth's sign.

    veloopity, Eric Hunt., frail azures, and 7 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Ms. Atomic [deleted] 78 months ago | reply

      When I was a kid, we went to this Woolworth's, there was an entrance underground from the subway to enter the store. I thought it was the coolest thing.

    2. robert (Bobby)powell 31 months ago | reply

      Here are some coincidences for you… My Woolworth photo is also located on Market Street but it was located in my home town of New Albany, Indiana. My name is Powell and I did live in the Bay Area for a few years and have traveled on the Powel & Market Street cable car. I have shopped in downtown San Francisco and shopped in a number of Woolworth stores when I was a young boy.

      Woolworth & Kresge are always open...   I don't think so.

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