24 Vintage Photos of Lakewood 

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All photos courtesy of the Cleveland Memory Project and Cleveland Press.
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A view of West 117th St. looking toward the Detroit Ave. intersection, 1987.
Looking west along the north side of Detroit Ave. at Malley's Candies, 1989.
The Lakewood Consumers Co-operative Store, a grocery store, was located on the north side of Detroit Ave. between Hall and Ethel Ave, 1937.
Pier W, 1975.
Lakewood Rapid Transit, 1954.
Lakewood's first ambulance service, circa 1900.
Lakewood Fire Department, 1930.
Lakewood Park Home Town Band Concert, 1968.
Parade on Lakewood Avenue, 1945.
Family picnic at Lakewood Park, 1943.
The Detroit Theater Building, 1961.
Lazzaro's Eagle Super Market, on Madison Ave, 1964.
An aerial view of downtown Lakewood, looking northwest showing the intersections of Detroit and St. Charles Ave. (top) and Detroit and Belle Ave, 1978.
Traffic on Clifton, date unknown.
Clifton Boulevard and Hird Avenue, 1965.
Detroit and Cook Avenue, 1965.
Looking west down Clifton Boulevard before it was widened, 1941.
Lakewood Elks' Field, date unknown.
Lincoln School on Clifton Boulevard, 1945.
Lakewood Public Library, 1920.
Southwest corner of Madison and Elbur Ave., location of the Lakewood Village bar and the Madison Center apartments, 1975.
High winds blew over the Blue Fox Restaurant sign onto two automobiles parked below. The restaurant later became the Dock and then Slimjims before converting into a CVS Pharmacy. 1977.
Lakewood City Hall, 1959.
Ariel view of downtown Lakewood, looking east from Mars Ave., 1941.
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A view of West 117th St. looking toward the Detroit Ave. intersection, 1987.