On this Day… July 12th, 1973

Above the fold in the July 12th, 1973 Reading Eagle


The Warren Street bypass begins to change as the Berkshire Mall begins to garner more traffic. The 4-lane State Hill Road bridge was replaced with a new structure that would carry 6 lanes, which we still use today. (click image to expand)

Berks County Amateur Astronomy Club displays it’s homemade telescopes.

Born and raised in Berks, I am fascinated by the style, design & culture of the mid-late 20th century. I started this website to research and build a collection of the places, things and stories I have heard about my entire life. Read more here.

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