Barksdale and Sons Dry Cleaners, 2223 8th Street

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Title

Barksdale and Sons Dry Cleaners, 2223 8th Street

Subject

Dry cleaning
Floods

Description

Taken on July 4, 1952, the photo shows a flooded area at the intersection of 8th Street and 23rd Avenue in Tuscaloosa. In the background is Barksdale and Sons Dry Cleaners at 2223 8th Street owned by E. Rush Barksdale, Jesse M. Barksdale and Leonard A. Barksdale. The building still stands and is the office of Thigpen & Thigpen LLC. To the right of Barksdale Dry Cleaners is the Tea Pot Dome Service Station.

Creator

James Baughman

Source

James Baughman

Date

July 4, 1952

Contributor

Betty Slowe (Description)

Type

Photograph

Identifier

2436

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

3 inches by 3 inches

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