Safeway sign

Safeway sign at Hunters Woods, 1993.
Courtesy: Fairfax County Department of Planning & Zoning

Photographs, documents and other materials are included in this exhibit with the permission of the following organizations and archives. Those wishing to reuse any materials should contact the appropriate organization.

Alexandria Library Special Collections
City of Alexandria Archives and Records Center
Columbia University, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
Fairfax County Department of Planning & Zoning
Fairfax Library Virginia Room
George Mason University Special Collections & Archives
The Howard Hughes Corporation
Reston Historic Trust & Reston Museum
Torti Gallas and Partners
Washington, D.C., Public Library, Washingtoniana Collection


Outdoor event at Landmark Center

Outdoor event at Landmark, date unknown.
Courtesy: The Howard Hughes Corporation

I would like to thank the following people for their kind assistance and knowledge.

Jackie Cohan
Charles Coleman
George Coombs
Berta Cordova
Julie Downie
Jason Escalante
Timothy Gleeson
Faye Haskins
Greta Kuriger
Lynn Lilienthal
Carolyn Martin
Jason Moore
Janet Parks
Brett Perry
Leah Richardson
Robert E. Simon
Daryl Varney
Carolyn/Fairfax County Zoning Evaluation
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Landmark Mall holiday sign

Holiday season sign facing Duke Street at Landmark Mall, December 2011.
Photo: Amy Bertsch

Suggested websites for more information about recent retail history, department stores and shopping centers:

The Department Store Museum
The History of Department Stores
Labelscar: The Retail History Blog
Mall Hall of Fame
Pleasant Family Shopping