Carmageddon will probably be rickshaw-free, but here’s a photo of a severe traffic jam in Shanghai, circa 1938.
(From the USC Digital Library’s Historical Photographs from the Basel Mission Collection, part of the International Mission Photography Archive.)

Carmageddon will probably be rickshaw-free, but here’s a photo of a severe traffic jam in Shanghai, circa 1938.

(From the USC Digital Library’s Historical Photographs from the Basel Mission Collection, part of the International Mission Photography Archive.)

A view, looking north towards the Sepulveda Pass, of the San Diego (I-405) Freeway under construction in 1957. The freeway will be closed this July 16 and 17 for demolition and reconstruction of the Mulholland Drive bridge.

A view, looking north towards the Sepulveda Pass, of the San Diego (I-405) Freeway under construction in 1957. The freeway will be closed this July 16 and 17 for demolition and reconstruction of the Mulholland Drive bridge.