CM Hutchinson & Son - Explore
Explore! 7April 2011 #70! . C.M. Hutchinson's & Son is an old gas station on the way south from Shreveport on Youree (Hwy 1). In the past five years, the pumps have been removed that were last operational when gas was 70.8 cents per gallon. Two pumps sat out front, but a train track divided the needed business of the newly built Hwy 1 from the store and it closed. It still sits full of Hutchinson's belongings, untouched for decades. C.M. Hutchinson's father's history can be found here, if…
Sidney Herold Mansion, ca. 1925
Sidney Herold Mansion in 800 block of Jordan St., Shreveport, La. Built 1922, photographed 1925, demolished 1978. Coll. 341. PC1844.
[Charity Hospital, Shreveport, LA.]
Color postcard with an image of a hospital. Below the image is the text, "SHREVEPORT, LA. Charity Hospital." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Dear Baby. Here is a pretty picture. A.S. Roberts." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, c/o A.S. Roberts, Wynnewood, I.T.
Early 1900's Life
A historical look back in time to Shreveport, Louisiana located on the banks of the Red River. The last Confederate Civil War capital and the home of the Louisiana State Fair. Streetcars operated in this town before they ran in New Orleans. Elvis, Leadbelly, Hank Williams, Sr., David Houston, Merle Kilgore, Nat Stuckey and Slim Whitman got their start at the KWKH Louisiana Hayride at the Municipal Auditorium. The Louisiana State Fair was an IMCA mainstay and contemporary with the…
Texas St., Shreveport, Louisiana Vintage Postcard
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