Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be included. Photos must be 30 years old or older and should be sent to Yesteryear, Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or delivered to the Editorial Department.
William?Barger of Altoona submitted this undated photo of a gas station at Sixth Avenue and 39th Street, Altoona. It was taken looking east. He said the smoke stack and water tower could have been at 24th Street, and the stack in the distance is the Puritan Mills smoke stack.