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 1918 Security Bank, Portsmouth and now is used as the Southern Ohio Museum at 825 Gallia, Street. The Museum was dedicated in 1979 
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Gallia street looking west

Funeral Home and the Appel house. Gallia & Waller streets looking east

Brocks Funeral Home before Hall's

Portsmouth FD Station #2 at Gallia & Lincoln Streets about 1919. Chief Robert Leedom is on the extreme left near his car

Portsmouth Gallia St. during the 1937 flood, shows the Vandervort building in the background. This Scioto Motors building would later be the A&P grocery, now Dollar General.

Apel House on Gallia Street near where PHS stands today

Pioneer gas station at Offner & Gallia streets in 1933.  Marvin Jones operated station 1932-1939

Portsmouth library interior

Portsmouth library interior

Portsmouth library 1911

Portsmouth library in 1905

Government square now called the Esplanade looking west

Government Square c 1900

Heininisch's Cheap Store at Gallia and Gay streets

Heininisch's Cheap Store at Gallia and Gay streets

 1918 Security Bank, Portsmouth and now is used as the Southern Ohio Museum at 825 Gallia, Street. The Museum was dedicated in 1979 

Looking east on Gallia at a parade

The Royal on Gallia street January 2012

photo by Tyrone Hemry

Government square WWII honor roll

A 1948 view of the Esplanade looking east.  Notice the stairs to rest rooms.

Gallia Street looking west. Note First National Bank Building on left. c 1915

A 1953 view of the Esplanade looking east

Government square (Esplanade) in 1954 looking east

Note the big change between 1953 and 1954

Government square now know as the Esplanade in Portsmouth looking west

Notice stairs to the rest rooms

Government square now called the Esplanade looking west

Government square (Esplanade) about 1908 looking east

Gallia Street in Portsmouth, Ohio over the years