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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • VINTAGE MIAMI: c. 1960s

Downtown: 1905

Downtown: 1905

Louisville, Kentucky, circa 1905. "Fourth Street." Note the steamroller at right. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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Below is the same view from August of 2008.

Smell-O-Vision

We're probably lucky that pictures can't capture smells, I bet the combination of burning coal and horse exhaust made this place quite aromatic.

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