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First golf club in Southbridge on Fort Sumpter street

First golf club in Southbridge on Fort Sumpter street

Item Information

Title:
First golf club in Southbridge on Fort Sumpter street
Description:
Group gathered outside the Fort Sumpter street building where the first golf club in Southbridge was located, on the Lawson land. There is a man standing beside his bicycle, two others leaning against the building under the lean-to, while some other men sit on the stone wall beside two women. The club house is a small clapboard structure with two windows on one side, with shutters. There is a chimney stack on the peak and a US Flag flying from a pole over the lean-to.
Date:
[ca. 1880–1923]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic prints
Location:
Jacob Edwards Library
Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Subjects:
Architecture--United States--19th century
Golf--History--Southbridge--Massachusetts
Bicycle and bicycling
Southbridge--Pictorial works
Social life and customs--Southbridge--Massachusetts
Historic buildings--Southbridge--Massachusetts
Historic buildings
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Southbridge
Extent:
1 photograph
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Notes (date):
Date from item or accompanying materials.
Notes:
Is part of the photographic collection of the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org
Barcode:
38136000330272