The aerial photo from 1955 shows the abundance of urban fabric. Orient yourself with union terminal at the left and downtown Cincinnati on the lower right. The west end is on the lower and middle left.

By John Yung

John joined UrbanCincy in 2011 and immediately established himself as a key member of the UrbanCincy team. A native of Chicago, transplanted to Lebanon, Ohio in his teenage years, John currently resides in Cincinnati’s historic Mt Auburn neighborhood. John earned a Masters of Community Planning degree from the University of Cincinnati in 2013.