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On This Site Stood Metro Clothes

 
 
On This Site Stood Metro Clothes Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, July 27, 2012
1. On This Site Stood Metro Clothes Marker
Inscription.  Owned and managed by Joseph Feldstein, Metro Clothes was established in 1932 and originally located across the street. The business relocated to this site after the 1936 flood. Metro Clothes was a leading outfitter in men’s and boys’ clothing and uniforms for over fifty years until its closing in 1984. The Metro Clothes building was razed in 1990.
 
Erected 1991 by members of the Joseph Feldstein family, in August.
 
Location. 39° 39.063′ N, 78° 45.793′ W. Marker is in Cumberland, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is at the intersection of South Mechanic Street and Baltimore Street, on the left when traveling north on South Mechanic Street. It is in the parklet (very small park) on the southwest corner of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19 Baltimore St, Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cumberland (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossroads of America Mural (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Military Hospital
Metro Clothes Marker on Planter in Park image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, July 27, 2012
2. Metro Clothes Marker on Planter in Park
(about 300 feet away); Ohio Co. and Fort Cumberland (about 400 feet away); Baltimore Street Bridge (about 400 feet away); Algonquian Hotel (about 400 feet away); This Tablet Marks the Site of Old Fort Cumberland (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Crossroads of America Mural (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2012, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 473 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2012, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
 
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