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City Park Avenue Underpass (Page One)
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City Park Avenue Underpass and New Basin Canal
Attached text: Started April 1, 1953. Engineering design and supervision by B.M. Dornblatt & Associates. Construction by R.P. Farnsworth & Co. 72% completed. Scheduled completion February, 1954.
Unknown date
[Photography by Photography Unlimited]
City Park Avenue Underpass
Unknown date
[Photography by Leon Trice]
City Park Avenue Underpass
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[Photography by Leon Trice]
City Park Avenue Underpass new crossing looking toward Metairie Road
Attached text: Two new double roadways replaced old City Park Avenue Bridge bottleneck at covered New Basin Canal
July 18, 1951
City Park Avenue Underpass site
Unknown date
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass at New Basin site
January 13, 1950
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass
January 13, 1950
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass
Attached text: City Park Ave Underpass site before filling of New Basin Canal and removal of bottleneck bridge.
January 13, 1950
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass
Attached text: Metairie Road is being widened from 40 to 70 feet between the new City Park Underpass and the Jefferson Parish line. The two new roadways will be separated by a seven-foot neutral ground. Photo shows construction of lakeside roadway.
March 5, 1954
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass
Unknown date
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass
March 5, 195?
[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass site
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[Photography by Industrial Aerial Photos]
City Park Avenue Underpass showing bottleneck by bridge at entrance to City Park Ave
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City Park Avenue Underpass site at New Basin
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[Photography by Leon Trice]
City Park Avenue Underpass
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[Photography by Leon Trice]
City Park Avenue Underpass showing progress
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[Photography by Lee Cox - Industrial Aerial Photos]
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