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An undated photo of Walla Walla's Main Street, looking west from First Avenue, taken after late 1906 when the electric street car system began and before the new Baker Boyer Bank building was under construction in 1910. Paving on this portion of Main Street began in 1904.

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PANORAMA - Paving the way

Ever since the wheel was invented thousands of years ago, people have looked for smooth, even surfaces on which to roll.And eventually they decided to construct paths, roads and highways to accommodate their wagons, buggies and automobiles.<


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