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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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Lawrence Massachusetts Street Scenes

We return to Lawrence, MA today for a look at more images dating to 1957 from the City’s “Before Urban Renewal Photograph Collection.” The lead photo was taken on Lowell St. and contains apartment buildings and storefronts which were all demolished before the redevelopment program began. From right to left the Charles Molchan Market was…

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Ya Gotta Go That Way!

Todays featured image, like many in the Boston Library Collection, doesn’t  have any background information with it other than the fact that it was taken somewhere in Worcester County, MA, in June of 1953. The man in the hat is directing 1940s and 1950s cars in two lanes of traffic to make a left-hand turn….

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