Gravel road, circa 1920s

Title

Gravel road, circa 1920s

Description

A gravel road outside of Banks, Oregon, sometime in the late 1920s.
[caption] A typical gravel road in Oregon in the late 1920's [sic]; Banks Herald Newspaper, August 1, 1901 'John Kessler says he hoped hills will wear down so he can use something better than a horse and buggy' At that time, Kessler was the mail carrier on Route #1, which was established from the old Greenville.

Date Created

circa late 1920s

Subject

Automobiles
Roads

Place

Washington County, Oregon

Medium

copy prints

Language

English

Identifier

BHSpic_072

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact the Banks Historical Society at bankshistorysociety@gmail.com

Source

Banks Historical Society