The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s “Images in Time” archive has some photos of Toledo that are too good to ignore.
Toledo Tomorrow, a vision of a future Toledo, came at a time the city was straining under the weight of many problems.
December 31, 1949, was the last day for Toledo’s last streetcar line, the Long Belt.
A Toledo and Western Railway interurban was broadsided by a Big Four train in February, 1908 when its driver disregarded signals to stop, killing eight and injuring sixteen others.
Obviously a diet of fires, disasters and big events gets tiresome, so on any typical day can something be found to talk about or to jog the memory? Yes.