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Tuesday, December 14, 2010

The Boulevard Bridge - March 1970

No EZ Pass here, just your friendly neighborhood toll collector. From March of 1970 comes this great shot of the Nickel Bridge toll booths, back when the toll was actually a nickel.

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Photo courtesy of VCU Libraries

5 comments:

  1. Wow AMC Rambler....love that car.

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    1. Very cool, isn't it? We had a couple of old Ramblers back then! My mom and dad both drove them. :)

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  2. Okay - here's a bit of trivia about this picture - and any real Richmonder will get this right off the bat - what time of day was this picture taken?

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  3. Late Fall, sun in the East, long shadows, commuters on the go, so just after sunrise...8am ish kinda thing?

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