Tuesday, July 31, 2007

More Historical Uptown Photos

Our thanks to "Koocachoo72" from BPN for sending in these photos from Uptown's heyday. They are from the University of Minnesota Library. Enjoy.
The "Viceroy Hotel," at Lawrence and Kenmore.
Entrance to the "Uptown Broadway Building."
Corner of Broadway and Lawrence.

Lawrence and Winthrop, currently condos, "Kinetic Playground," and Chase Bank
"Cook Department Store," 4720 N Broadway, currently Borders Book Store and condos.
Under the El tracks at Broadway and Leland.

"Rublof and Wolack Building" at the corner of Wilson and Clarendon

1 comment:

  1. Some of these buildings are just as nice now as in the photos. How nice to see so much of Uptown's glory days are still reflected in the architecture.

    It'll be interesting to see if the rehab of the Uptown Broadway Building restores (or keeps?) that magnificent entryway.