From the Vault: “The Manure Problem”

by Paula Bosse

akard-looking-north_cook-colln_degolyer_smu_ca-1906See all those horses?

by Paula Bosse

There’s a headline that’ll get attention. Check out the post “‘Male Fixings’ and Horse Manure Akard Street, ca. 1906″ in which I wonder how cities used to deal with all the horse manure in the streets. (Augusts must have been especially unpleasant back then.)

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