Citation: 140.773.3-5 (Full image size: 52Kb)
Boy on bicycle rounds corner from Fifth Street onto Grand avenue in this 1936 photo. Looking southeasterly from east side of Grand. A Phillips 66 Station (307 Grand, owned by Bert Heggen) are seen on next block to the south (corner of Main and Grand). Grade crossing in distance soon to be replaced by underpass completed in 1938. Photo, courtesy of the Iowa Department of Transportation.
Citation: 197.1121.5 (Full image size: 56Kb)
Construction of the Grand Avenue underpass got underway in 1936. Shown here are changes in the street grade being made at the Fifth Street corner. A Ben Cole Construction truck can be seen. Photo, courtesy of the Iowa Department of Transportation.
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Published: 07/05/2013 12:40:10 pm