Street scene photograph showing the location of Dayton area telephone poles and telephone lines. Photograph No. 51, On Springfield Pike, at Montgomery County Line, looking west. In addition to the telephone pole lines, the photograph shows: a rural scene in Mad River Township, including rail lines, an unpaved road, the "Montgomery County Line" sign, and a few buildings in the distance. (This would be approximately in the vicinity of the railroad underpass near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Area B.)
"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
Mad River (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township); Riverside (Ohio)
Fritsch, R. E., "No. 51, On Springfield Pike, at Montgomery County Line, Looking West" (1923). Dayton Telephone Pole Line Photographs (MS-70). 51.
Springfield Pike; Montgomery County Line; Mad River (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township); Riverside (Ohio); Streets--Ohio--Riverside; Houses; Farms; Railroads