What a terrific photo of a home in Northeast. This is 1804 Kearney St. NE.

1804 Kearney St. NE in 1921
1804 Kearney St. NE in 1921

Check out the Google Street View of the same property today. It’s not a great angle because the straight-on shot has trees blocking it.

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