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Excavation site in downtown Lexington, 1946

Posted on July 22, 2014 | in Uncategorized | by
Excavation of the west portion of the old post-office lot begun at Main and Walnut streets in March of 1946, for the construction of new Martin's Blue Grass Fashions store.  Walnut St. is now called Martin Luther King Blvd. In the background is a Sears-Roebuck store and Central Christian Church.

Excavation of the west portion of the former post office lot began at Main and Walnut streets in March 1946 for the construction of a new Martin’s Blue Grass Fashions store. Walnut Street is now called Martin Luther King Boulevard. In the background is a Sears Roebuck store and Central Christian Church.

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