RETRO ROME – City of Rome Christmas tree lighting ceremony and fireworks on the grounds of Ft. Stanwix, (today, the Marinus Willett Center occupies this spot) – November 27, 1995.
RETRO ROME – Mrs. J. Jay Farman, newly elected president of the Rome YMCA, removes the cornerstone from the old W. Liberty St. Y building – July 10, 1972. The new (and current) Bloomfield St. building was completed later in 1972.
RETRO ROME – Griffiss Air Force Base Commanders Day – August 13, 1994, the last before base realignment. A crowd estimated at 20,000 braved inclement weather to attend.
RETRO ROME – Rome Farmers Market – Sept. 18, 1975. Corner of S. Washington and W. Liberty Sts.
RETRO ROME – Freedom Mall construction- 1974. View from West Dominick Street across Erie Boulevard.