Street scene photograph showing the location of Dayton area telephone poles and telephone lines. Photograph No. 95, On Jalappa Road (Hoover Avenue), at Gettysburg Avenue, looking west. In addition to the telephone pole lines, the photograph shows: a rural area on the edge of Harrison Township and Madison Township, later Westwood and Residence Park neighborhoods of Dayton. A few buildings are visible, including a probable residence (right distance), a probable farm building or barn (far left distance), and a large brick building with an arch (right foreground) which may be a church or a building related to the railroad, which ran nearby.
"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
Harrison (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township); Dayton (Ohio); Madison (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township)
Fritsch, R. E., "No. 95, On Jalappa Road, at Gettysburg Avenue, Looking West" (1923). Dayton Telephone Pole Line Photographs (MS-70). 95.
Jalappa Road; Hoover Avenue; Gettysburg Avenue; Harrison (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township); Dayton (Ohio); Madison (Montgomery County, Ohio : Township); Streets--Ohio--Dayton; Houses; Farms