Lee Bridge Demolition, Richmond VA 1989 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! - This picture was made while the old Robert E. Lee bridge, the beautiful Art Deco thing on the left, was being torn down, several years after it was replaced by the bridge standing under (believe it's Belvedere St.). Notice they had to build a giant mole across the river & under the bridge to bring it down. pictures for a Photo 101 project at VCU in 1989, under the great Allen Jones.
The Jan. edition of The Richmond News Leader included a photo essay titled “The Changing Skyline – and Landscape – in Richmond’s Bustling Retail Districts.” Among examples was a new pedestrian plaza at the Willow Lawn shopping center.
Bellevue Theatre Richmond, Va - 4026 MacArthur Ave., opened September 1937 and closed in 1963. Warren Beatty and Shirley MacLaine lived in Ginter Park, when they were children and attended the Bellevue Theater during the 1940s. The Carter Sisters, June, Hellen and Anita also attended the Bellevue Theatre during the late 1940s. The Bellevue is now used by the Shriners organization for meetings and dinners and is known as the Samis Grotto Temple.
https://flic.kr/p/5q8AoH | St. Peter's Church | Title: St. Peter's Church Creator: Adolph B. Rice Studio Date: March 21, 1959 Identifier: Rice Collection 2757A Format: 1 negative, safety film, 4 x 5 in. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Library of Virginia, Prints and Photographs, 800 E. Broad St., Richmond, VA, 23219, USA, digitool1.lva.lib.va.us:8881/R