Quantcast (access required)"/>
Home / Times Past / Stuck in Traffic – 1920 Style (access required)

Stuck in Traffic – 1920 Style (access required)

The “huge” amount of traffic in Downtown Phoenix in 1920.By 1920, Phoenix was booming. The 1919 census reported a population of 29,053. The chamber of commerce happily reported that Phoenix had gained 500 people each year for the past 60 years. After World War I, the use of the automobile began to dominate transportation. Cars were ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *




Check Also


Capitol Times wins non-daily story of year, 19 other awards in ANA contest

The Arizona Newspaper Association awarded Arizona Capitol Times its top honor for general excellence in its circulation category and reporter Hank Stephenson non-daily “story of the year” for his exposé on the rampant use of state vehicles by top House of Representatives Republicans and their aides.