Woolworth’s: History in a Box

14 Sep

Woolworth's department store opened in 1950 across from the Crystal Sanitary Market. Photo courtesy of Tacoma Public Library

The F.W. Woolworth Building is one of T-town’s favorite works of architecture (and not just because it’s the mothership of Spaceworks). Check out the backstory of this amazing downtown landmark and see more vintage photos on the new Tacoma Arts blog: www.tacomaarts.wordpress.com.

One Response to “Woolworth’s: History in a Box”

  1. Alexsander von Mausheim September 14, 2011 at 4:23 pm #

    We used to walk downtown and shop at the Woolworth’s back in the late 1980’s. I still have many of the picture frames that I purchased there. We loved that store…

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