This Depression-era postcard illustrates a Tampa. Florida Grants operation.
Graphic from the Boston Public Library


In this and the following snapshot, we see a stand-alone Grants store. This was located in Riverside, New Jersey.
Photo from Library of Congress


These two Grants images are dated October 1954.
Photo from Library of Congress


In this and the following photo, we have views of the shiny new Grants VILLA PLAZA store. The shopping hub -and Grants- were located in Lakewood, Washington.
Photo from Tacoma Public Library


The Lakewood location opened for business in 1957. Oft times, I will see Grants remembered as a 5 & 10 type store. However, I recall Grants stores as being a bit more upscale. They were like a combination of a standard 5 & 10 and dry goods only J.C. Penney.
Photo from Tacoma Public Library