Spartus Rocket c1962

1962 was a good year for outer space. Americans stayed at "The Satellite Motel." They ate "Orbit Burgers" and took pictures with Rocket cameras. The Beatles were about to change the world and The USSR put a man in space.

Alley - Holyoke MA

Entry not recommended

Empty Building - Holyoke MA

Observatory - Mount Holyoke College

Barn on Sabin Street

Hadley Mill and 3rd Canal - Holyoke MA

This is a post card from 1910 showing the same scene as the one above it. Holyoke was once a thriving industrial city. Today it's  crime-ridden and decaying. The past hundred years have not been kind to Holyoke. Hundreds of buildings lie vacant.

Efke 100 127 film