The Changing Face of West Main: News Stand, Union Station

getStaticImage-15This photo was taken in the first week of September, 1934.  It shows a news stand in Union Station on West Main Street, Charlottesville.

IMG_4769Today, the building houses a restaurant and bar, with the railroad station (Amtrak) in the attached building.

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We were able to pinpoint the date of the photograph by the cover of the Time Magazine on display on the left side of the news stand.

Photograph by Ralph Holsinger, courtesy UVA Library

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