May 25, 2011

Then and now: Gardiners Avenue looking south from Hempstead Turnpike, late 1920s and 2010

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It's difficult to imagine that this vintage photo of Gardiners Avenue is on land that came to be known as Levittown. The 1920s photo illustrates how rural our town was way back when.

Photo by Marilyn Monsrud Frese, class of 1963. No, she did not take both pictures.

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