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Old 11-16-2011, 02:12 PM   #33621
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Old 11-16-2011, 02:19 PM   #33622
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Old 11-16-2011, 06:01 PM   #33623
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Another great image from YELLERSPIRIT worthy of enlarging to show the signs etc in detail

http://www.uvm.edu/landscape/asset_s...S37982_000.jpg
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Old 11-16-2011, 10:03 PM   #33624
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My super tough old man and Mom with Unc's 36 Ford in 1938

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Old 11-16-2011, 10:15 PM   #33625
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My super tough old man and Mom with Unc's 36 Ford in 1938
Wow I can tell he's your Dad... but you're much Greyer!
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Old 11-16-2011, 11:20 PM   #33626
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The caption says this is Homewood Avenue, taken in June, 1950 and it is from the historical archives @ Pitt.
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Old 11-16-2011, 11:22 PM   #33627
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Another picture from the same Pitt collection.
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Old 11-16-2011, 11:26 PM   #33628
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For our train lovers (I'm one), this photo is at Springfield, Missouri on July 27, 1952. Note the locomotive is named "Gallant Fox." Many of these passenger locomotives were named after race horses, including "Sea Biscuit."
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Old 11-16-2011, 11:39 PM   #33629
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The caption says this is Homewood Avenue, taken in June, 1950 and it is from the historical archives @ Pitt.

Cool image, and as I have done with other pics I like on this thread have managed to find the original size from the Historic Pittsburgh site, so here it is


http://images.library.pitt.edu/cgi-b...s=0;view=image
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:32 AM   #33630
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Here is another image of Homewood avenue, this time from 1935

Included is a link to the full-size image. Notice the bald tires on the Chev




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Old 11-17-2011, 12:42 AM   #33631
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Pity about the rear fender on the Model 'A'




And a link to the full-size image

http://images.library.pitt.edu/cgi-b...s=0;view=image
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:54 AM   #33632
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Good selection of old iron here from 1941



Again a link to the full-size image

http://images.library.pitt.edu/cgi-b...s=0;view=image
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:00 AM   #33633
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A lot of detail here. The wreck on the front lawn, chains on the truck rear tires, and again bald front tires



The full-size image so you can see all the detail

http://images.library.pitt.edu/cgi-b...s=0;view=image
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:09 AM   #33634
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Has he lost something in the gutter ??





Check it out in the full-size image here

http://images.library.pitt.edu/cgi-b...s=0;view=image
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:14 AM   #33635
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:17 AM   #33636
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One from 1960 for the youngsters



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Old 11-17-2011, 03:09 AM   #33637
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Can I have my car now, its the white chevy in the middle
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Old 11-17-2011, 04:49 AM   #33638
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Can I have my car now, its the white chevy in the middle
The parking lot from hell! Can you imagine how that place would be if everyone wanted to leave at the same time? Fuckin' A!-MIKE
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Old 11-17-2011, 06:16 AM   #33639
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It's been a while since we last saw some big hair on the thread.

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Old 11-17-2011, 06:36 AM   #33640
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