f/8 and Be There
Fred Lynch

Independence Street traffic

Posted Friday, May 24, 2013, at 12:00 AM

Traffic moves past the Cape Girardeau Police and Fire Station, Independence and Frederick streets, and the Missouri Pacific Railroad freight station in this undated photo by G.D. Fronabarger.

Previous blogs:

Police Court and fleet

Cape Girardeau Northern depot


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  • Independence was a little busier in 1967:


    We actually had a traffic jam.

    -- Posted by ksteinhoff on Fri, May 24, 2013, at 12:50 AM
  • That old white building to the right always creeped me out.

    -- Posted by Vwwvwv on Fri, May 24, 2013, at 5:45 AM
  • The old white building originally was one of the Houck railroad stations, before Missouri Pacific bought the line.

    -- Posted by semowasp on Sat, May 25, 2013, at 5:31 AM