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Hartwell building and north side of Main street and the corner of Central Street Southbridge

Hartwell building and north side of Main street and the corner of Central Street Southbridge

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Title:
Hartwell building and north side of Main street and the corner of Central Street Southbridge
Description:
View of the north side of Main Street and the corner of Central Street. Horse and carriage traveling west on Main Street. Group of men standing chatting outside Hartwell's Pharmacy, run by Samuel Hartwell, Apothecary. Two women are walking towards the group of men. The original balcony over the main entrance can be seen with a pestle and mortar advertising the business. Many of the buildings have striped awnings. Universalist church is in the distance and is recognizable by its original steeple. There is a water hydrant on the opposite corner to the Hartwell building, near the electricity poles.
Date:
[ca. 1855–1923]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Jacob Edwards Library
Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Subjects:
Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Historic buildings--Massachusetts--New England
Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial work
Southbridge (Mass.)--History
Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Southbridge
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Notes:
Is part of the photographic collection of the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org.
Identifier:
38136000224855
hartwell_building_and_north_side_of_main_street_and_the_corner_of_central_street_southbridge