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Sneezer's Snack Shop



Sneezer's Snack Shop
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Title: Sneezer's Snack Shop
Description: Exterior view from road of Sneezer's Snack Shop with two cars in the parking lot. The neon sign features a chef holding a hamburger on a plate.

Image ID: 86636
Creation
Date:
September 25, 1957 
Creator
Name:
Green Bay Press Gazette
City, State: Green Bay, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Green Bay press-gazette (Green Bay, Wis.) : Photographs, 1955-1961
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Sneezer’s Snack Shop at 1608 S. Greenwood (now Ashland) Avenue. Vince Lombardi often ate breakfast here on his way to the practice field. The left half of the building was the restaurant, and the right half of the building was the Jahnke family home. On game day, Sneezer’s was a de facto tailgating site, 1960s style. During the 60s, tailgating at the stadium did not enjoy the popularity that it does today. (Information found on the Green Bay: A City & Its Team Facebook page 7/28/2011).
Subjects: Cities and towns
Neon lighting
Restaurants
Automobile parking
Automobiles
Roads
Outdoor photography
Electric signs
Signs and signboards
 

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