RETRO ROME – Aerial taken from Rome Cable Corporation and Rome Strip Steel with a view clear to the Griffiss Air Force Base flight line – September 1969.
RETRO ROME – Living Bridge construction over Erie Boulevard West – July 1976.
RETRO ROME – Demolition of the 100 block of West Dominick Street, making way for the pedestrian mall – July 1976. Be advised, Jupiter Discount Store says there is a short wait for the mechanical horse ride.
RETRO ROME – Erie Canal Sesquicentennial/Independence Day parade down North James Street – July 4, 1967… a continuation from yesterday’s post.
RETRO ROME – A young parade spectator, with scraped knee and soda can in hand, makes a balloon purchase on North James Street – July 4, 1967. Another image of this Independence Day/150th Erie Canal Anniversary parade here.