Street scene photograph showing the location of Dayton area telephone poles and telephone lines. Photograph No. 39, On Valley Street, just west of Findlay Street, looking east. In addition to the telephone pole lines, the photograph shows: Old North Dayton residences and businesses, as well as an automobile and possibly an electric railway (traction) car in the far center distance. The rectangular building near the center (with 3 windows and a door visible) is located at what would later be the corner of Stanview and Valley. A large house can be seen at the far right of the photo.
"Photographs of Telephone Pole Lines of The Ohio Bell Telephone Company Dayton District" by E.E. Brownell (March 1923)
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MS-70: Dayton Telephone Pole Line Photographs
Photographic print, black and white
Fritsch, R. E., "No. 39, On Valley Street, Just West of Findlay Street, Looking East" (1923). Dayton Telephone Pole Line Photographs (MS-70). 39.
Valley Street; Findlay Street; Dayton (Ohio); Old North Dayton; Streets--Ohio--Dayton; Houses; Automobiles; Railroads