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505 West Main Street, Shrewsbury (Mass.)

505 West Main Street, Shrewsbury (Mass.)

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Title:
505 West Main Street, Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Description:
Historic home at 505 West Main Street. 1797 was the first mention of buildings on this property. Property used as harness shop, furniture shop and by saddle tree makers. Home once occupied by Henry Snow, map maker and first surveyor of Lake Quinsigamond.L.E. Colton had a pharmacy on the property. Sara M. Warren, Children's Librarian, Shrewsbury Public Library from 1923-1950, once lived here.
Contributor:
Brunell family, Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Date:
[ca. 1890–1980]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Shrewsbury Public Library
Collection (local):
Archive Collection
Subjects:
505 West Main Street, Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Harness making and trade--Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Historic dwellings--Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Cartography--History--Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Surveying Shrewsbury (Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Quinsigamond, Lake
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Shrewsbury
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Language:
English
Identifier:
505_west_main_street_shrewsbury_mass