|Transportation is erased and invisible|
So why the heck is our theater built out in rural West Salem on a State Highway???
The Pentacle is as much a creation of Eisenhower-era autoism as is the Interstate System, and its dependence on cars and car subsidy likely as great (or greater) as its dependence on "passion, love and dedication"! Its location also robs downtown of an important source of creative, intellectual, and sidewalk life.
McGilchrist and Roth Building Renovations - Time Capsule?
|Maybe there's a time capsule in the corner pier!|
|February 15, 1916|
In the corner pier of the McGilchrist building records were placed this morning which may in generations to come tell something of what was doing in Salem in February of the year 1916 Anno Domino....Anyone know whether the construction work uncovered a capsule?