Then and Now, State-Jackson

1961–State Street @ Jackson Boulevard, view north
2021–the same location

1961—State Street, That Great Street. A bright, sunny afternoon with plenty of people and fin-bearing cars around. A Woolworth dime-store. Space-age street lights, too. Must be a holiday with all those flags flying.

2021—Not so much activity in COVID times. Woolworth’s is gone, and the street lights are faux-1920s-style. But now pedestrians can cross the intersection diagonally.


3 Responses to “Then and Now, State-Jackson”

  1. 1 Garry June 8, 2021 at 5:41 am

    I’ll take those cobra head lights over the current ones any day!

  2. 3 ad dawg June 14, 2021 at 10:01 am

    Back when we made distinctive cars….the envy of the world. Loved that intersection.

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