East Lancaster Avenue Widening, 1959


Object ID#    2011.SWT.182                

Object Name     Photograph

Date     1959


Black and white photo of the curb widening occurring in front of Wayne Presbyterian Church on Lancaster Avenue in Wayne. Picture is taken looking west showing cars moving what may be a cement mixer truck facing the wrong direction. People are evident on the sidewalk.

Handwritten on the rear: “Radnor Twp. 4/9/59 / Curbing poured / at Wayne Presby / widening -- / pic taken 4/2/59 / Widening Pike.” Stamped on the rear: “Joseph H. Thompson / Studio of Photography / 115 State Rd. Paoli, Pa. / Phone 1766.” Hand written on label: “Streets: Lancaster / Ave.”