Friday, September 4, 2015

Minnesota State Fair 1906



THE GREAT MINNESOTA STATE FAIR
MIDWAY BETWEEN MINNEAPOLIS AND ST. PAUL
SEPT. 3 TO 8, 1906
$50,000 IN PREMIUMS AND PURSES



The 2015 Minnesota State Fair is August 27 – September 7 

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Transportation Center of Cheyenne, Wyoming



THE 16TH STREET AND CAPITOL AVENUE INTERSECTION
IS TRULY THE CROSSROADS OF THE NATION
Here U. S. 30 and U. S. 85 intersect also both the Transcontinental East and West and North and South Bus Lines connect, and the U. P. and C. S. Railroads connect with Transcontinental East and West and North and South Lines. About this district are many of the hotels and restaurants of the city to make this a transportation maelstrom.


CLICK HERE or on
the transportation label
For More Transportation Posts

Monday, August 31, 2015

Map: Saskatchewan, Canada



SASKATCHEWAN
CANADA

Saskatchewan is a prairie province in Canada that is bordered on the west by Alberta, on the north by the Northwest Territories, on the east by Manitoba, and on the south by the United States states of Montana and North Dakota. 

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Howard Johnson's -- Miami, Florida



HOWARD JOHNSON'S
ICE CREAM SHOPS and RESTAURANTS
from Maine to Florida
Delicious Foods
Famous for Ice Creams - 28 Flavors
Table d'Hote — Luncheons — Dinners
Moderately Priced
Air-Conditioned — Ample Parking
1100 BISCAYNE BOULEVARD — 1611 WEST FLAGLER ST.
MIAMI, FLORIDA

 
Smorgasbord Sundays (SS) 
BARS & RESTAURANTS


Friday, August 28, 2015

Minnesota State Fair Grand Stand



THE GRAND STAND
State Fair Grounds, Twin Cities
Property comprising 350 acres and 100 buildings, worth nearly $1,750,000. Grand stand is 370 feet long, 171 feet deep, 105 feet high, has 160,000 square feet of exhibition apace, and seats 13,000 persons.

estimated date of postcard 1916-1920 

The 2015 Minnesota State Fair is August 27 – September 7 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Cut-away View of Chicago Subway



CUT-AWAY VIEW OF CHICAGO'S SUBWAY IN THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
Shown are the main tubes: the downtown center platform, which is 3500 feet long; the two-way escalators to the mezzanines with store connections; and the State St. surface level. Features of the subway are ventilation, illumination, escalators, safety, comfort.

Handwritten 1943 date on back


CLICK HERE or on
the transportation label
For More Transportation Posts

Monday, August 24, 2015

Map: Rothenburg ob der Tauber



Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a town in the district of Ansbach of Mittelfranken (Middle Franconia), the Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. It is well known for its well-preserved medieval old town, a destination for tourists from around the world. It is part of the popular Romantic Road through southern Germany. (source: Wikipedia)
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...