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title:

Detail of aerial showing former Faris farm at 17th Street and Fess Avenue

image number:

P0043096

description:

Top of this image is north.

This detail shows the location of the former Faris farm on 17th Street. The road running vertially at left is Dunn Street with 17th Street running from left to right near the bottom of the image. The road at lower right and dead ending at 17th Street is Fess Avenue (Indiana Avenue has not yet been extended to 17th Street).

This is a detail from a 1949 aerial image of Bloomington that can be found on the Indiana Spatial Data Portal's Historic Bloomington Aerial Photos site here: http://gis.iu.edu/datasetInfo/local/bloomington_historic.php

The specific image number at that site is 207-1949 (NOTE: the original images are housed with the Bloomington City Engineers.)

See also images P0043139 thru P0043142.

date taken:

1949 May 11

use restrictions:

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building name:

Faris Home

topic:

Farms

topic:

Aerial views

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Seventeenth Street

series:

Buildings & Grounds