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Whitford Block, Southbridge, Massachusetts
TitleWhitford Block, Southbridge, Massachusetts
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SubjectHistoric buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century
DescriptionPanoramic view showing three sections of the Whitford block, Main Street, Southbridge. This four story building is shown with its circular shaped facade. A distinctive cornice separates the third and fourth floors. The building is adorned with a mansard roof and four chimney stacks are visible on the roof line. Some flat belt signs are attached to the facade such as: Shepard & Co.; Cloaks and Millinery; and Whitford and Stowe over the entrance to the dwelling area. Electric wires are evident in the right corner of the image. Two women are chatting together and a man is leaning against an electric pole. There are six shop fronts with an ingress leading to the domestic dwellings overhead. Around the shop fronts there are retractable awnings.
CreatorPease, Aaron H.
SourceImage from page 1 of the A.H. Pease album #2
RelationIs part of the photographic collection of the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts.
Coverage42 degrees 04' N72 degrees 02' W
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