600 Block Penn St – 1960sPosted on January 20, 2019January 21, 2019 by Alexa Freyman FacebookTweetPinEmailShares385 The stores in this photo were located from 607 Penn (Manning-Armstrong) to 621 Penn (Thom McAn shoes). The structure at the extreme right, housing J.C. Mumma andThom McAn, was originally built as a banking house. Notice above Daniel’s Women’s Wear, at 613, the studio photographer Joseph J. Kravitz, who took many high school senior’s graduation portrait. – Photo courtesy of Richard Houck Image from “Berks Countians; The Wonderful Way We Live” Stores pictured from left to right:Manning-Armstrong – Foot-Craft ShoesJ&T Brakelmann JewelersMinros – Golden Rule JewelersDaniel’sBeverlyDeLuca’s Camera CenterJ.C. MummaThom McAn Shoes FacebookTweetPinEmailShares385
Based on the cars in the photo, it appears to be the early ’50s.
Vertical sign: “Arthur Murray”….School of Dance?