I took the photo you see above in Lodi, California sometime in 1994. I didn’t know it at the time, but taking that picture was the genesis of this site. Ever since I moved to California, I’d been fascinated by the easily-discernable Safeway prototypes of the past half century, and Safeway is by far the dominant chain in San Francisco. So it’s only natural that my research should have started with this chain, and that its section should be the biggest and best developed on the site.
Inside you will find vintage and current photos of Safeway stores from the 1920s to the present, along with something of a company history. Enjoy.
In This Section:
Safeway Employee Magazine
- Uno Animo (July 1929)
- Uno Animo (August 1932)
- Uno Animo (February 1933)
- Safeway News (September 1956)
- Safeway News (September 1957)
- Safeway News (November 1957)
- Safeway News (July/August 1960)
- Safeway News (January 1963)
- Safeway News (July 1969)