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1. Southbridge Universalist church to Hartwell building and north side of Main street with horse drawn carriage Southbridge Universalist church to Hartwell building and north side of Main street with horse drawn carriage Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial work; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge In the foreground is a man sitting in a horse drawn carriage. Other carriages are standing on Main Street further up the block. A view of the north side of Main Street from the Universalist Church to the...

2. View of Southbridge from Cliff Street of the Crane, River, Pine street areas, including St. Mary's Church View of Southbridge from Cliff Street of the Crane, River, Pine street areas, including St. Mary's Church and Old Notre Dame Church and the Quinebaug River Church buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge, Quinebaug River (Mass. Railroads--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Buildings, domestic--Massachusetts--Southbridge Quinebaug River flows in the foreground, with a view of the riverbank. Railroad track runs parallel to the river along Crane and River Streets. Two groupings of warehouse buildings are located between...

3. Aerial view of town of Southbridge, MA and the American Optical Company from Notre Dame Church during Aerial view of town of Southbridge, MA and the American Optical Company from Notre Dame Church during construction Massachusetts--Southbridge; Southbridge (Mass.)--Aerial view; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation--Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical Industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge Aerial view from Notre Dame Church, Main Street, Southbridge, Massachusetts during construction (pre-1916), looking in a south south east direction. The Main Plant of the American Optical Company is to...

4. American Optical Company clock tower and edifices on the right American Optical Company clock tower and edifices on the right American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England With the Common in the foreground, a close view of the buildings from the Clock Tower to the right side is shown. This comprises part of the Main Plant, as it was known. Brick is the main building material...

5. Snow covered Southbridge Hartwell building and north side of Main street Snow covered Southbridge Hartwell building and north side of Main street Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial work; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge View of the north side of Main Street from Notre Dame Church to the Hartwell building on the corner of Central Street. Hartwell's Pharmacy, run by Samuel Hartwell, Apothecary is in the foreground. The...

6. American Optical Company Southbridge spectacles view American Optical Company Southbridge spectacles view American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge Artist's view in the shape of a pair of spectacles or lenses. The left shows the full Main Plant with the Clock Tower in the middle of a terraced brick façade, in the front. There are four crenels interspersing...

7. American Optical Company edifices: melding of old and new American Optical Company edifices: melding of old and new American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century The view shows the integration of the earliest building of the American Optical Company on Mechanic Street with the start of the brick structures (on the left) that would eventually form the Main Plant....

8. Charles Eugene Monroe in his first optometry office in Southbridge Massachusetts Charles Eugene Monroe in his first optometry office in Southbridge Massachusetts Monroe, Charles Eugene, 1868-1931.Optometry--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Optometrists--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Eyeglasses--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Southbridge (Mass.) Charles E. Monroe in his first optometry office located in the Barnes Block on the corner of Main and Chapin Streets, in Southbridge from approximately 1885-1905. Thereafter he had offices at 1456 Main...

9. Charles Eugene Monroe in his second optometry office in Southbridge Massachusetts Charles Eugene Monroe in his second optometry office in Southbridge Massachusetts Monroe, Charles Eugene, 1868-1931.Optometry--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Optometrists--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Eyeglasses--Massachusetts--Southbridge.Southbridge (Mass.) Charles E. Monroe in his second optometry office, located at 1456 Main Street, in Southbridge from 1905 to approximately 1931. Monroe received his degree from the Chicago Ophthalmic College which is on...

10. Harwood Family Farm Picnic Harwood Family Farm Picnic Harwood--Southbridge--(Mass.)--Picknicking--historical; Massachusetts--Sturbridge; Massachusetts--Southbridge; Farm life--United States--Massachusetts--Sturbridge; Farm Life--United States--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Agriculture--United States--New England; Dwellings--Massachusetts--Sturbridge; Dwellings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Sturbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge A summer picnic under the shade trees is underway. Nine people are assembled to partake in an outdoor meal. The table is covered with a cloth, the couple in the foreground are both wearning a hat. A glimpse...

11. American Optical Company in 1921 campus map: dates indicate the year of erection or remodeling the several American Optical Company in 1921 campus map: dates indicate the year of erection or remodeling the several buildings into their present construction American Optical Company--Southbridge (Mass.)--Maps; American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--Maps A map of the American Optical Company campus, dated Nov. 23, 1921. The (as yet incomplete) section of the Main Plant on Mechanic Street, Southbridge, Massachusetts is shown, the terraced section was completed...

12. Litchfield Shuttle Works, Southbridge, Mass. Litchfield Shuttle Works, Southbridge, Mass. Litchfield Shuttle Company--history; Litchfield Shuttle Works--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--history; Textile industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Factories--New England--pictorial works; Mills and mill work--New England--pictorial works; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Textile workers--Massachusetts--Southbridge Litchfield Shuttle Company located in the Shuttleville district (off South Street) in Southbridge, Massachusetts. View taken from the upper road way, looking down on the plant. The brick building has three...

13. Alden Block, Globe Village, Southbridge, Massachusetts Alden Block, Globe Village, Southbridge, Massachusetts Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Southbridge (Mass.)--Buildings William E. Alden had this building constructed in Globe Village, on the west side of Southbridge, to accommodate his dry goods business. The view is of the Alden Block looking in a northeasterly direction....

14. Streetscape Southbridge Massachusetts with lady near light receptacle on Main Street Streetscape Southbridge Massachusetts with lady near light receptacle on Main Street Church architecture--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Church buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture, domestic--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--history; Southbridge (Mass.)--buildings; Southbridge (Mass.)--pictorial work Easterly view of Main Street Southbridge circa 1907. The Central Baptist Church to the left, building began in 1864 and the doors opened June 11, 1866. This church replaced the one in the Ammidown block...

15. Paige Carpenter Colburn Co. Men's Youths & Boys' Clothing Southbridge Paige Carpenter Colburn Co. Men's Youths & Boys' Clothing Southbridge Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--history; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge South side of Main Street, depicting Paige, Carpenter Colburn Co. The flat belt sign declares "Men's Youths & Boys' Clothing" store, located in the Edwards block. The store has two large windows on the...

16. Leafy view of Centre Village Southbridge 1890 Leafy view of Centre Village Southbridge 1890 Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Southbridge (Mass.)--Buildings; Southbridge (Mass.)--Social life and customs--Pictorial works Streetscape of Centre Village Southbridge looking east. The street is unpaved and there are some vehicles standing on Main Street. Some elm trees are seen on both sides of the street. The curve of the...

17. The Pines Southbridge residence of Ebenezer Ammidown and the Dresser family The Pines Southbridge residence of Ebenezer Ammidown and the Dresser family Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial work; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge Located on Main Street near the Oak Ridge cemetery, The Pines was built by Ebenezer Ammidown. Later this building became the residence of the Dresser Family. View is provided of the barn, in the rear....

18. Central Street and corner of Main Street Southbridge Massachusetts: looking north Central Street and corner of Main Street Southbridge Massachusetts: looking north Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works; Horse-drawn vehicles Triangular view of the Hartwell building on the corner of Main and Central Streets. Both facades have flat belt signage announcing "Drugs and Medicines". Built in 1867, George H. Hartwell operated an apothecary...

19. Residences of George W. Wells and Joel Cheney Wells on Main Street Southbridge Massachusetts with a glimpse Residences of George W. Wells and Joel Cheney Wells on Main Street Southbridge Massachusetts with a glimpse of a third residence Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works. On the north side of Main Street the residences of George Washington Wells, founder of American Optical; and his son Joel Cheney (J.C.) Wells are shown. Interesting architectural details such as balconies,...

20. Centennial Parade and Celebrations in Southbridge Massachusetts at Foster Street Centennial Parade and Celebrations in Southbridge Massachusetts at Foster Street Parades--Pictorial works; Southbridge--Pictorial works; Social life and customs--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; Horses; Horse-drawn vehicles--Pictorial works In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of Southbridge, a three-day celebration was held - July 2, 3 and 4, 1916. The President of the Executive Committee was Hon. Calvin D. Paige....
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