Collection Facts

41 items
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Historical Context

By 1920, the Bellmores had a population of 3000 as well as stores along Bedford Avenue. To support the commercial needs of the growing hamlet, stores opened to accomodate this vacuum.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of postcards depicting streets and buildings of Bellmore, NY. The majority of the postcards are in black and white and were taken between 1910-1950.