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Main Street Southbridge looking west

Main Street Southbridge looking west

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Title:
Main Street Southbridge looking west
Description:
Streetscape showing both sides of Main Street, part of historic Centre Village. Victorian brick facades are shown with lamp fixtures lining the sidewalk on Main Street. Sign for the Columbia Hotel on the north side of Main. Balcony on the Hartwell Building over the main entrance door. Retractable striped awnings on many of the buildings on the north side of the street. Steeple for Notre Dame and Universalist Church are visible. Busy mix of cars and horse drawn carriages in the downtown. Boy wearing plus fours in the foreground. There is a man in uniform on the right. Large Elm tree obscures the street from Goddard westward. A man is crossing the trolley tracks for the Southbridge Sturbridge Railway Company.
Date:
[ca. 1855–1920]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Jacob Edwards Library
Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Subjects:
Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Historic buildings--New England
Southbridge (Mass.)--buildings
Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Southbridge
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Notes:
Is part of a photographic collection at the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org.
Identifier:
38136000224723
main_st_southbridge_looking_west