A 1970 depiction of the sixty store mall. At its center was a tropical Garden Court with fountain. Lush foliage was a standard fixture of early James W. Rouse Company malls. A single-screen cinema was an imposing feature at the front of the complex.
One of many classic mall and retro retail internet sites, the MALL HALL OF FAME is a "Mid-mod" mall museum, covering shopping centers of America's mid-20th century (1946-1979). There are short articles, a few photos, and at least one physical layout drawing for every mall inducted. Please check your favorite mall articles often as new content is frequently being added.