"Place, with a trace of humanity" Photography/Photo of the Day/Pittsburgh

Retro Storefront- Men’s Shop

New views on the way to school.

Brownsville Road, Mt. Oliver (which is a “borough surrounded entirely by the city of Pittsburgh.”)

11 responses

  1. I do love those old store fronts – so much more character than a shopping mall!

    September 25, 2012 at 4:36 am

  2. That takes me back a few years, Ruth. :)

    September 25, 2012 at 4:48 am

  3. Promenade Claire

    it looks like a hand painted sign :)

    September 25, 2012 at 5:14 am

  4. Sue Reinfeld

    I wonder. . . An old old neighbor of mine here on Crombie owned a Mens Clothing store in Mt Oliver.

    September 25, 2012 at 7:24 am

  5. ingridbistaco

    So nice this shop!


    September 25, 2012 at 9:54 am

  6. Donna

    That’s one of the longest stores in Mt. Oliver. I can remember that as a little girl. Lonnng time ago!!

    September 25, 2012 at 10:36 am

  7. Vincie

    Do they have a women’s shop with new fall arrivals?

    September 25, 2012 at 11:52 am

  8. Erica Wells

    Wonder if the top hat and cane were painted on for Fred Astaire – and it they were once “New Fall Arrivals??” :-)

    September 25, 2012 at 7:19 pm

  9. I cannot tell you the last time I saw a sign that read “Men’s Shop”. Good eye, Ruth!

    September 26, 2012 at 2:20 am

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  11. Julia

    my mom grew up in mount oliver and used to work at kullman’s bakery, also on brownsville rd!

    October 23, 2013 at 10:27 pm

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