|Title||Heavy traffic at Aurora Avenue and Denny Way, Seattle, 1952 |
|Caption||Three lanes of one-way traffic head east on Denny Way, with some of the cars turning right onto Denny from northbound Aurora Avenue.. Conveniently, the traffics passes Texaco and Standard gas stations on the left, and Signal Gas on the right. If needed, drivers could also head to Dowling & Davidson Auto Repair just next to the Signal station, or Frank Pantley's Auto Rebuild across Dexter Avenue after passing through this busy intersection. |
|Notes||Signs in image read: Texaco; J.R. Watkins Products--Spices-Extracts-Medicines-Cosmetics-Soaps; Signal Gasoline; Dowling & Davidson Auto Repairing.|
Handwritten on image: Traffic Aurora & Denny 10-10-51.
Handwritten on sleeve: SEATTLE, TRAFFIC, Aurora and Denny.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): October 15, 1952.
|Subjects||Automobile service stations--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Commercial streets--Washington (State)--Seattle
Traffic congestion--Washington (State)--Seattle
Traffic signs and signals--Washington (State)--Seattle
|Places||Aurora Avenue (Seattle and Shoreline, Wash.)|
Denny Way (Seattle, Wash.)
United States—Washington (State)--Seattle
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.12702.1 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI). |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from film positive using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 5. |