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American Optical Company Firemen in front of the main entrance on Mechanic Street, Southbridge
TitleAmerican Optical Company Firemen in front of the main entrance on Mechanic Street, Southbridge
Full Size Imagehttp://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/southbridge/9.jpg
SubjectAmerican Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Firefighters--Massachusetts--Southbridge--American Optical Company; Historic buildings--New England
DescriptionThe American Optical Company Fire Fighters in dress uniform posing in front of a wide-angle view of the formal entrance in the Main Plant of the company headquarters in Southbridge, Massachusetts. A close view of the stone and brick facade is provided, showing a magnificant keystone arch or fanlight. The trees and electricity pole frame the view. The fire fighters are posing with two wheels that has the fire hose wrapped around it. Tram tracks sitting on a dirt base are visible in the forground.
CreatorPease, Aaron, H.
PublisherC/WMARS http://www.cwmars.org/
Typeimage
Formatimage/jpg
RelationIs part of a photographic collection of the American Optical Company at Jacob Edwards Library Archives, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org/
Coverage42 degrees 04' N 72 degrees 02'
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