Friday, November 25, 2011
Christmas at Sixth Street Market in 1956
Bell Worsham. Catalog cover for Thalhimers, 1956 (all rights reserved, G. Worsham)View looking south on Sixth Street toward Broad showing Thalhimer's Department Store with Lowe's Theater (Carpenter Center) beyond. Sixth Street Meat Market with terra cotta bulls heads to left. The flat princess pine and holly wreaths shown, a traditional ornament unique to Richmond doorways, are still available at the Seventeenth Street Market.