Then and Now Images

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  1. syntec4

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    Lovell Telescope. Jodrell Bank.

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  6. jay547

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    Big Ten Ballroom, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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    From HistoricTulsaBlogSpot.com:

    In its day the Big 10 Ballroom was the venue for some of the hottest music of the day. It was a stop on the what was known as the "Chitlin Circuit" that provided safe venues for black singers and musicians to perform as they toured across the United States. A venue where crowds once packed the house to watch legendary performances from artists that are now part of the canon of American music.

    Some of the artists to perform at the Big 10 during the 50' and 60s were Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles, James Brown and Wilson Pickett, Little Richard, B.B. King, Fats Domino, Count Basie, Jackie Wilson, Dinah Washington, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Sam and Dave, Ike and Tina Turner, and the Temptations. All good things come to an end, and it closed in the mid-1960s.
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  7. pwducati

    pwducati Adventurer

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    Okay, "then" and "Now":
    The family "Homestead" near College, Alaska
    Under construction, 1950:
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    (Not me, my older brother.)
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    My son and I rode to Alaska in 2013, this is how the building looked then:
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    motocopter Searching...

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    pwducati Adventurer

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    The house is no longer in our family.
    The current owner's family was the third owner.
    He grew up in the house.
    When we visited it was being used as a rental, then vacant, so we were able to walk through the house.
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    tattoo Dave You don't know where you are till youve been there

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    jeep8 Been here awhile

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    !st picture is my mom in 1972
    2nd picture is my daughter in 2017
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    jeep8 Been here awhile

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    1st picture is my grandmother and step grandfather about 1971
    2nd picture is my son and daughter 2017
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    jeep8 Been here awhile

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    1st picture is mom and dad around 1971
    2nd picture is my daughter and son 2017
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    Split rock on Alpine Tunnel RR 1889.

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    Thanks boss, I'm sure you could come up with some good ones from your extensive library!
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    Same place, same son, same bike, 12 years and 65,000 miles apart. Day I brought the bike home, and day I sold it.
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