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Melpomene Avenue Part 2
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Captions taken from the back of photographs


Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) between South Claibourne and South Broad "after" covering of canal
March 15, 1956
[Photography by Leon Trice]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from South Dorgenois to South Prieur "after"
November 9, 1956
[Photography by Leon Trice]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from South Prieur to South Dorgenois "after"
November 9, 1956
[Photography by Leon Trice]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from South Galvez toward South Broad "after"
November 9, 1956
[Photography by Leon Trice]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from Camp Street toward St. Charles Avenue "before" widening
Unknown date
[Photography by "Cole" Coleman]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from St. Charles Avenue to Camp Street "after" widening
October, 1956
[Photography by Leon Trice]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from St. Charles Avenue to Camp Street "before" widening
1957
[Photography by "Cole" Coleman]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from St. Charles Avenue to Dryades Street "before" widening
February, 1958
[Photography by Plaideau]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) from Dryades Street to St. Charles Avenue "before"widening
February, 1958
[Photography by Plaideau]
Melpomene Avenue (now Martin Luther King) at South Broad Street "before" beautification
August, 1959
[Photography by Jerry Bray]
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