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Richmond from above (1952)

Cam tipped me to this 1952 map of Richmond at Historic Aerials. Poking around the East End at some areas that have been redeveloped on a larger scale in the last 60 years uncovers a glimpse into an older look at Jefferson Townhomes (above), Fairfield Court, and Fulton. The yellow overlay shows the current street grid.

A higher resolution, non-watermarked version of the map is available for $20 if anyone wants to chip in. Lemme know.

Fairfield (1952)
Fulton (1952)

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1 comment

Eric Huffstutler 06/04/2012 at 12:20 PM

Great find. Just wish zooming into a property was a bit more clearer than grain and fuzzy. No details outside of seeing it in an entire neighborhood-region mode.

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