Saturday, August 28, 2010

Flint Photos: Hubbard's

Special thanks to Tom Pohrt for this great shot of Brush Alley.

2 comments:

  1. I believe I took this photo back in the late 70's. The old downtown was beginning to disappear and I took this knowing it would be gone shortly.
    I have a clear memory of crossing over Brush alley through Hubbard's on a winter afternoon when I was a child. I was with my father and remember looking out through one of these windows. There was a heavy snow falling. I think he knew someone working there.

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