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Album image 07, D.T. Bridges & Co.'s Boot Manufactory
TitleAlbum image 07, D.T. Bridges & Co.'s Boot Manufactory
Full Size Image http://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/hopkinton/22.jpg
SubjectD.T. Bridges & Co. (Hopkinton, Mass.); Historic buildings-Massachusetts-Hopkinton; Shoe industry-Massachusetts-Hopkinton
DescriptionFour-story wooden shoe manufacturing building from the east side with the view behind to the west. Its first floor is constructed from brick, windows are arched. The roof has a two tier tower and a clock. A man sits in a horse drawn wagon in front of building, another man walks on a raised wood walkway. The building was destroyed by fire in April of 1883. It had been owned by Claflin, Coburn & Co. of Boston. Previous owner was Daniel Thurber Bridges. At the time it burned it employed about six hundred workers. It is within a photo album formerly owned by Samuel Crooks.
PublisherC/WMARS, Inc. http://www.cwmars.org
Dateca. 1880
Typeimage
Formatimage/jpg
Identifier022, Closet Box 5, File # 7
Sourcepage 11 From Photographic album, Hopkinton Illustrated, published by Lithotype Printing Company, Gardner Mass.
Languageen-US
RelationFrom The Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Coverage42.22861°N; 71.52306°W
RightsPlease request permission in advance to use image by contacting Rownak Hussain at Rownak@Hopkinton.org
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