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Grocery Store, Hopkinton 1800's

Grocery Store, Hopkinton 1800's

Item Information

Title:
Grocery Store, Hopkinton 1800's
Description:
Two grocers or butchers in white work coats stand in front of a Hopkinton storefront that displays food items in its shop windows and hanging poultry and produce are displayed in open boxes outside. In the left front of the image a bearded man stands beside a horse-drawn carriage, an additional carriage can be seen in the rear of the building.
Date:
[ca. 1880]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Grocery trade--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Food industry and trade--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Stores and shops--1860--1880--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Hopkinton
Extent:
4 x 6 inch photograph printed by William Robinson from plate glass negative in 1970's
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Terms of Use:
Please request permission to use image by contacting Hopkinton Public Library in advance at hopkintonlibrary@hopkintonma.gov or 508-497-9777.
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Notes:
From the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Language:
English
Identifier:
closet box 10, file #40
grocery_store_hopkinton_1800s