Griffin’s Store, Irwinville

Arthur Rothstein/Library of Congress. (August 1935)

This store was owned by Mrs. G. M. Griffin, as the Coca-Cola sign announces. This is one of the most iconic shots made by FSA photographers in Irwinville, and has long been one of my favorites.


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Filed under FSA Photographer Arthur Rothstein, Irwinville Places

One response to “Griffin’s Store, Irwinville

  1. Lewis Godwin

    G.M. Griffin was General M. Griffin (his name, not a military rank) and his wife was my grandmother’s half sister, Nettie May George Griffin. The store was located at what was called “The Crossroads”, which I believe is just north of Irwinville.

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