Our History

1932-1934

Onyx House, 104 Elm Ave, today, 1st home of Swarthmore Fruit and Vegetable Buying Group. Operations were in the basement of the Morse family home.

Morse home

1935

Second home of Fruit and Vegetable Buying Group at the deMoll home at 121 Park Avenue

deMoll home

1936

Third home of Buying Group, Corner of Milmont and Michigan in Ridley

photo of 3rd home in Ridley

Future Home of Swarthmore Co-op. Purchased by Edith deMoll and leased to the Co-op.

photo of future home of the co-op

1937

Transition to the Swarthmore Co-op

transition

Early 1940’s

photo of Swarthmore CO-OP in the early 1940's

1944

photo of the CO-OP in 1944

Early 1950’s

Swarthmore CO-OP in the early 1950's

1964

1964

1970's

photo of the Swarthmore CO-OP in the 1970's

2003-2004

construction 1
construction 2
construction 3
construction 4

2018

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