History, Springfield

History, here: Posters around town merge past with present

An airfield previously located near Olympic Street between 21st and 28th streets is pictured on the History Here poster installed in that area. Victoria Stephens/The Chronicle

SPRINGFIELD – If you haven't seen the History Here poster on the northeast corner of 18th and Olympic streets, you might not know that up until the 1960s an airfield ran just north of there from 21st to 28th streets.
The poster is part of a series of historic posters, which can be found throughout Springfield and other areas of Lane County. They . . .