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Dee Burris Blakley ([personal profile] dee_burris) wrote2012-08-08 08:11 pm
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Then and Now...422 East Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO

Because I continue to be fascinated with my grand-aunt Ruth's scrapbook I never knew existed, the new cover photo is of a place my Balding relatives stayed in the 1920s. The caption in the lower left-hand corner says: The Millers Hotel, 422 E Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colo.


The photo below is what that spot looks like today, on Google maps.


I'm not so sure that's progress.

(Anonymous) 2012-08-09 03:27 am (UTC)(link)
When I tried to find one of the theaters my grandfather managed, I found an overpass.

Something to think about: In Rome some buildings have walls that were part of ancient Roman buildings. Hmmmm.