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Hopkinton Town Hall, ca 1880
TitleHopkinton Town Hall, ca 1880
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SubjectTown Hall (Hopkinton, Mass.); Historic buildings-Massachusetts-Hopkinton; Hopkinton (Mass.)-History
DescriptionImage of Town Hall building formerly on Main Street Hopkinton, ca 1880. It is a four-story clapboard sided building with three arched windows on its fourth floor. Note the front porch with four sets of windows. The building was on the north side of Main Street, the buildings to its left are westward. A.A. Sweet & Co. Dry goods merchant was a tenant on the first floor as indicated by its sign. This town hall structure was destroyed by fire in April of 1883. The fire was said to be the work of an incendiary and fire reportedly broke out in the north east corner of the building. The adjacent buildings were also burned.
Dateca 1880
Identifiercloset box 9, file #24
Source4x6 inch photograph printed by William Robinson from plate glass negative in 1970's
RelationFrom The Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Coverage42.24 N 71.49 W
RightsPlease request permission in advance to use image by contacting Rownak Hussain at
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