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Ross’ Retro

Do You Remember When…?

BurbankNBeyond’s Photographer, Ross A. Benson, has been covering news, events, and sports in Burbank for the past 35 years.  He will being displaying some of his historic pictures here in keeping with the Centennial Celebration here in Burbank and give you a chance to look back in Burbank’s past.

What is it? (answer below the picture)

Yes, it’s Downtown Burbank before construction of the Media Center Mall, Ikea, the AMC Theaters and all the rest that now occupy the 40 acres that was set aside for development.  Ross took a ride one day in the police helicopter and got these great shots of the area before the construction began.

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