April 4, 2013 | Vol. 39, No. 14

From wood planks to gravel

In July 1936, Petersburg’s main street was under construction. The previous street was built on piling and was surfaced with wooden planks. At this time, planks were removed and the street right-of-way was filled in with gravel. The building at...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

Photo courtesy of Clausen Museum.

Reader Comments

(0)