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1950s Traffic Gridlock In California

Judging by what appears to be yellow on black California license plates and the appearance of the hills in the background, this image seems to have been taken somewhere in the Golden State. Unfortunately for the residents and visitors in the State, waiting in line in traffic jams has become commonplace. The situation began when…

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The Main Drag Ruidoso, New Mexico

Ruidoso, New Mexico, first settled by Native American’s is a mountain resort town situated next to the Lincoln National Forest in the Sierra Blanca mountain range located in south-central portion of the state. It has been a destination for travelers and tourists for over a century. This featured 1940s image of the center of the…

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1940 Fort Worth Texas Street Scenes

Today’s lead image was taken on July 17, 1940, in Fort Worth, Texas, looking north on Houston St. to document double parking which at the time was a newly added traffic violation on the City streets. The second photo (below) was shot on September 25, 1940, on Main St. looking towards the Tarrant County Court…

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