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Attractions of Amherst brochure

Item Information

Title:
Attractions of Amherst brochure
Description:
This 24-page brochure describes Amherst during Emily Dickinson's lifetime including the landscape, highlights of Amherst College, changes to Kellogg Block, and businesses in Amherst center. There is a good description of the merchandise sold in each business. Businesses described include: Saxton, Samuel K. Orr, Hunt & Co., H. Burt & Co., Marsh & Son's Furniture and Coffin Warerooms, Dickinson & Wight, Leach Brothers and J. J. Vincent of Amherst Dental Rooms, Waite & Son, E. F. Cooke (Amherst House and Northampton stage), J. L. Lovell, J. A. Rawson, S. Holland & Son, Young Brothers Furniture and Coffin Warehouse, George L. Parker, Miss Mattie Hubbard (hat decorating supplies), T. W. Lavake, H. C. Piper, William Kellogg, and C. E. Hutchinson.
Creator:
McCloud, Henry Martyn, b. 1838
Date:
1871
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Landscape
Location:
Jones Library, Amherst
Special Collections
Collection (local):
Jones Library, Amherst
Subjects:
Material culture
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Amherst
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.
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Publisher:
Jones Library Special Collections
Notes:
Is part of the Amherst Imprints Collection, Jones Library Special Collections
Language:
English
Identifier:
Amherst Imprints 565