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SR076 Main Street

FILES

sr076.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

SR076 Main Street

Description

W.G. Ronk took the picture that produced this card of turn-of-the-century Main Street, which James Simpson originally called Roanoke Street. The street was only a few blocks long when first developed, running from present-day Colorado Street to Union Street.

Creator

W.G. Ronk

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

1906

Contributor

Nelson Harris, George Wade

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Digital Postcard

Type

Still Image

Identifier

sr076

Is Version Of

Salem and Roanoke County in Vintage Postcards by Nelson Harris (2005)

Citation

W.G. Ronk, “SR076 Main Street,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed June 25, 2022, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/sr076.