Richmond Virginia

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Monroe Park Terrace Apartments (now VCU's Johnson Hall). The house on the left is now demolished. This image also appears to pre-date the Virginia Commonwealth University, Jungle Life, Virginia History, Confederate States Of America, Richmond Virginia, Life Magazine, City Streets, Old Pictures, Terrace Apartments

Images of Richmond from LIFE magazine

Monument Avenue, from LIFE magazine, early 1930s. Click on the image twice for a much larger view . The image above is the first you will...

Trailways station on Broad at St, 1954 Confederate States Of America, Bus Terminal, Virginia Homes, Richmond Virginia, World Trade Center, Back In The Day, Street Photography, The Neighbourhood, Street View

This July 1954 image shows the old Trailways bus terminal at North Ninth and East Broad streets downtown. In 1987, Greyhound purchased the assets of Trailways and closed this station, with bus service being consolidated at its Boulevard terminal. The Library of Virginia now occupies the downtown site.

"To serve you better, a new modern Ukrop's" Ukrop's Supermarket, 3600 Hull Street. Photo taken on November Click the photo b. Virginia History, Confederate States Of America, Virginia Homes, Richmond Virginia, City State, Home And Away, The Neighbourhood, Cityscapes, Street

Ukrops Market, 3600 Hull Street

Title: Ukrops Market, 3600 Hull Street Creator: Adolph B. Rice Studio Date: November 11, 1953 Identifier: Rice Collection 201B Format: 1 negative, safety film, 4 x 5 in. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Library of Virginia, Visual Studies, 800 E. Broad St., Richmond, VA, 23219, USA, digitool1.lva.lib.va.us:8881/R

Highland Park School, Richmond, VA built 1909 based on a design by noted Virginia architect Charles M. Robinson. The Mediterranean Revival building is of brick and stucco with hipped roofs clad in terra cotta tile; this was a departure from the Georgian and Gothic styles commonly used in Virginia school buildings of the time. An important example of the work of Charles M. Robinson who served as Richmond School Board architect from 1909 to 1930. National Register of Historic Places (1991). Virginia History, Confederate States Of America, Hip Roof, Richmond Virginia, Terra Cotta, Public School, Georgian, Brick, Corner

Highland Park School, Richmond, VA built 1909 based on a design by noted Virginia architect Charles M. Robinson. The Mediterranean Revival building is of brick and stucco with hipped roofs clad in terra cotta tile; this was a departure from the Georgian and Gothic styles commonly used in Virginia school buildings of the time. An important example of the work of Charles M. Robinson who served as Richmond School Board architect from 1909 to 1930. National Register of Historic Places (1991).

the former Virginia State Penitentiary Confederate States Of America, Richmond Virginia, Home And Away, First World, Prison, Street View, History, City, Places

A Permanent Reminder

The site where Virginia's executions took place from 1908 to 1990 is commemorated with a new historical marker.

Downtown Roanoke was inundated by flood waters from the Roanoke River resulting from heavy rain brought by remnants of Tropical Storm Juan in November More than of small businesses do not recover after disasters. What is your plan? Mountains In Tennessee, Blue Ridge Mountains, Science Museum Of Virginia, Roanoke River, Virginia History, Roanoke History, Richmond Virginia, Roanoke Virginia

Come and Get Some History!

Main Street Grill, 17th and Main, Richmond, Virginia, USA 'Convenient to the James River Postcard image of the Main Street Grill. Located at 1700 E. Main Street, this image was taken by the owner of the establishment after the building was submerged by the flood of November 4-7, 1985. Grillcard #1, copyright 1991, Photo: Ruggles 11-85 The 33rd Annual Postcard Show and Sale, sponsored by the Old Dominion Postcard Club, will take place on Friday, November 12, 2010 - 10am - 6pm AND Saturday…