Toledo's Three Ls: Lamson's, Lion Store and Lasalle's

Toledo's Three Ls: Lamson's, Lion Store and Lasalle's

by Bruce Allen Kopytek


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781609497583
Publisher: History Press, The
Publication date: 06/25/2013
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 816,111
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Bruce Kopytek is the author of Jacobson's: I Miss It So! and runs the popular Department Store Museum website.

Table of Contents

Preface 7

Acknowledgements 11

Introduction: A Tale of Two Cities 13

Pride of Place 21

Toledo Born-Toledo Owned-Toledo Operated 43

The New Lamson Store 50

Toledo's Own Store 60

What's in a Name? 74

There's No Place Like Home 83

Lion Tales 94

Toledo's Greatest Store 105

More Than a Store, a Community Institution 113

The Larger Lasalle & Koch Store 128

Branches in the Great Black Swamp 140

Nothing Good Lasts Forever 160

Appendix A Store Locations 177

Appendix B Store Directories 181

Bibliography 189

About the Author 191

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