Colonial Bakery Co trucks
Colonial Bakery Co trucks

Colonial Bakery Co trucks

Photograph

Description
Three Colonial Baking Co. trucks and their drivers are parked on the street in front of the Bakery located at 1409 Buchanan SW. The brick building is two stories with large windows and seven decorative torches at the top. On the side is a painted sign which states Colonial Bread and Cake Fresh Daily At Your Doorstep. At the top of the sign is a Colonial lady holding her skirt; on the lower right of the sign is a stairway with an ornate rail leading to a front doorstep. On the front and top of the building are the words Colonial Baking Company. The trucks show Colonial on the hood side panels with the Colonial lady on the drivers side doors. The trailers also show Colonial Bakery Products, Bread and Cake and the Colonial lady insignia.
Dates:
April 24 1938 (Created)
Subject Headings (TGM)
File Identifier:
125-o2384_001
Source:
The Robinson Studio Collection (Coll. 125) - Grand Rapids History Center
Rights:
Copyright non-commercial

Part of digital collection:
Robinson Studio photographs
Related place
Grand Rapids (depicts)
Related address information
Street address: 1409 BUCHANAN AVE SW