May 11, 2015

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Liberty Avenue Intersection in Pittsburgh in 1960

First take a look at the photo below, showing the intersection of Wood St. and Liberty Ave. on November 7th, 1960. Wood St. intersection in 1960 Source: Historic Pittsburgh [iframe src=”https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1430616648165!6m8!1m7!1s6oFX8sg8s7Rom8G7vYEiLw!2m2!1d40.442313!2d-79.999319!3f27.89410706014074!4f-6.746620857602778!5f0.7820865974627469″ width=”700″ height=”600″ frameborder=”0″ style=”border:0″]

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1900s Chicago in Color

This series of photos shows the city of Chicago in color in the opening years of the 20th century. Source: Library of Congress

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1860s Photo of Rocketts Landing in Richmond, Virginia

This Civil War-era image shows Rocketts Landing and the James River in Richmond, Virginia. Make sure you click on it for a much larger, detailed version. The photo is labeled as being taken in 1864 by noted photographer Andrew J....