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Vintage "Buicks at Service Stations" Photographs

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This is another Service Station/ GM Dealership back in Cuba, this time on my home town of Santa Clara, Las Villas Province. Again you can observe the Art-Deco architecture of the era

BTW there is a Buick parked behind the power pole.



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6 hours ago, John_S_in_Penna said:


Elpad, thank you for sharing all these pictures.

They are very interesting.  Please continue!


The picture above shows a Buick 2-tone color combination

which I have never seen :  Dark blue with turquoise.

Elpad has a good eye for colour ?

always appreciate his postings 

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2 hours ago, MrEarl said:



Double credit here Chris, service station AND a Buick dealership. Now, who can id the cars?

I think the one in the center of the picture is a 66 / 67 era Pontiac intermediate - GTO or Lemans?

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Those Shell stations sure bring back memories.  There were lots of these (both varieties) in central NY in the 60's and early 70's.  Now gone, though I believe Shell became part of what is now BP.  Still none of these around here.  Esso/Exxon all became 'Mobil' after the merger and now I believe there is only one (maybe 2) Mobil stations remaining.  The most prolific national brand around here now is Sunoco.




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