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East Broad: 1906

East Broad: 1906

1906. Charleston, South Carolina. "East Broad Street." With a view of the Exchange Building & Custom House. 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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Below is the same view from May of 2010.

Trees a lucky number

Interesting that the trees along the street are IN the street and not above on the curb with the utility poles. At least the trees are protected to prevent damage from parking cars.

[Cars? LOL. Think wagon hubs and bark-nibbling horses. - Dave]

Cars were few but existent in 1906, Dave. But yes, you're probably right.

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