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Highland House, Hopkinton ca 1880

Highland House, Hopkinton ca 1880

Item Information

Title:
Highland House, Hopkinton ca 1880
Description:
South side of The Highland House, an hotel on Main Street Hopkinton MA ca 1880. It is a 4-story building with an extended 2-story porch off the front. It has an ornate cupola with its own railing. People are seated on the second floor of the porch and a man sits in front of the building on a horse-drawn cart. It is surrounded by a picket fence with stone supports. The Congregational Church steeple can be seen on the far right. The hotel was destroyed by fire in April 1883.
Date:
[ca. 1880]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Highland House (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Taverns (Inns)--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Main Street, (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Hopkinton
Extent:
4 x 6 inch black and white copy-photograph printed by William Robinson from a plate glass negative in the 1970's
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
From the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Language:
English
Identifier:
C box 11, file #17
highland_house_hopkinton_ca_1880