4th & Penn, Before & After CNA

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Before 4th and Penn was torn down in 1980 to give way for the construction of CNA, there were multiple businesses on the block. On the corner all the way on the left was Saylor Food, a fresh produce and goods store. To the right of that was a State Liquor store, which was once Liner’s Furniture, and besides that was an Acme Food Store.

photos from the Collection of M. Willett

4th & Penn 1970s
Before (1970s)
4th & Penn 1980
After (1980)
4th & Penn
Today (2018)


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[…] few weeks ago I posted about 4th & Penn before it was demolished to make way for the then new CNA building. There was a great shot of the […]

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