San Jose 1924. Avenida Central & Calle To the right was the apothecary (Botica) La Violeta, to the left the Mercado Central (Central Market).
It seems like a shot of those Hollywood movies of that era. People dressed elegantly in the street, men could not leave their hat when going out.
The Tranvia (street car) was the mode of public transportation.
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