Earlier this week a photograph was posted of Broadway before the widening. In this image you see NE Broadway at NE 33rd Avenue after completion of the widening project, 1931.
The NE Broadway and NE 33rd Avenue intersection prior to the widening project, 1930.
Can anyone identify the neighborhood in the aerial? The image is from 1960.
FOUND: Aerial of the Laurelhurst neighborhood looking southeast at NE Peerless Place, NE Holladay Street, and NE 33rd Avenue
SE Belmont Street near SE 33rd Avenue looking east, February 18, 1941.
Grant High Pharmacy was located on the corner of E 33rd Avenue and Knott Street. This January 4, 1932 image is from the “Report on Proposed System of Major Streets and Development of the Waterfront.”
The Kennedy Elementary School opened its doors in 1915, and operated as a school until the mid-1970s. The building is located at 5736 NE 33rd Ave. In this 1981 image we are seeing the west side of the building.
As it is today, back in the 1950s one of the best things to do on a hot summer’s day was head to the community pool. Here you see adults and children enjoying the water at the Grant Pool, a summer favorite for several decades. The pool is open to the public and located on NE 33rd Ave in U.S. Grant Park.