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1. American Optical Company rear view of the Main Plant with adjacent wooden structure American Optical Company rear view of the Main Plant with adjacent wooden structure American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge Rear view, (facing south) of the Main Plant and Clock Tower. Terraced brick facade is not yet complete as there is a wooden structure at the left, perpendicular to the Main Plant. Large brick chimney stack...

2. 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...

3. 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...

4. American Optical Case Plant, Lensdale, Southbridge, Massachusetts American Optical Case Plant, Lensdale, Southbridge, Massachusetts American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--Buildings; Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century A winter view of the industrial brick buildings of the American Optical Company's Case Plant, is presented. The trees lining the roadway between the railroad track and the plant are without leaves. The...

5. American Optical Company Lensdale Plant, Southbridge, Massachusetts American Optical Company Lensdale Plant, Southbridge, Massachusetts American Optical Company; American Optical Company--Southbridge (Mass. American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works Partial view of the American Optical plant is shown, where lenses are manufactured for the eye glass industry. Known as the Lensdale plant, it is located off East Main Street. Some large manufacturing...

6. Lensdale Pond, American Optical Company , Southbridge, Massachusetts Lensdale Pond, American Optical Company , Southbridge, Massachusetts American Optical Company; American Optical Company--Southbridge (Mass. American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Architecture--United States--19th century; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works; Quinebaug River (Mass. and Conn.) Lensdale pond, Southbridge showing the surrounding vegetation and stone wall. The Quinebaug River flows by, connecting Massachusetts with Connecticut. The American Optical Corporation had a plant in Putnam,...

7. 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...

8. American Optical Company: alley detail (south view) American Optical Company: alley detail (south view) American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge Elongated southerly view of the rows of buildings perpendicular to the Main Plant. These buildings were razed in 2000 - except for the façade of the Main Plant - to facilitate the construction of the...

9. Hamilton Woolen Company, Lower Mill, Southbridge, Massachusetts: view from River Street Hamilton Woolen Company, Lower Mill, Southbridge, Massachusetts: view from River Street Hamilton Woolen Company--History; Hamilton Woolen Company--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; Industrial buildings--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works A detailed view of the manufacturing plant of the Hamilton Woolen Company is shown,that was originally built in 1836. The building is constructed of brick with a five story tower complete with cupola,...

10. 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...

11. American Optical Company campus and the construction of the cement building (#50) American Optical Company campus and the construction of the cement building (#50) American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England Aerial view of the American Optical campus and the town of Southbridge in the background giving a context to the size of the plant. The view is dominated by the construction process that is underway on...

12. 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....

13. 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...

14. Triple decker American Optical housing Windsor Court Southbridge Massachusetts Triple decker American Optical housing Windsor Court Southbridge Massachusetts Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works; Social life and customs--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Rental housing--Massachusetts--Southbridge; American Optical Company--History; American Optical Company One (of three) triple deckers or three-story rental housing on Windsor Court, off North Street in Southbridge, Massachusetts. Each rental property owned by American Optical Company was cataloged by a card...

15. Hamilton Woolen Company Canal Southbridge Massachusetts Hamilton Woolen Company Canal Southbridge Massachusetts Hamilton Woolen Company--History; Hamilton Woolen Company--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; Industrial buildings--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works Hamilton Woolen Company, established in 1831, is located in the Globe Village, the oldest section of Southbridge. This manufacturing hub, took its name from the predecessor of the Hamilton Woolen Co: The...

16. Moulding Room Workers American Optical Southbridge Moulding Room Workers American Optical Southbridge American Optical Company; American Optical Company--Southbridge (Mass. American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works Thirty one workers depicted standing in front of the Moulding Room at American Optical Corporation, Southbridge, Massachusetts. Many of the men wear hats and some wear ties and jackets. Shows a vine clad...

17. American Optical Company women at the main entrance, Main Plant, Southbridge American Optical Company women at the main entrance, Main Plant, Southbridge American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Women--History; Women--Employees; Historic Buildings--New England; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge A group of twenty three women, in winter attire, posing in front of the formal entrance to the American Optical Company, on Mechanic Street, Southbridge - the company headquarters. Women are wearing elegant...

18. Hamilton Woolen Company, Southbridge, Massachusetts: view from Hamilton Street Hamilton Woolen Company, Southbridge, Massachusetts: view from Hamilton Street Hamilton Woolen Company--History; Hamilton Woolen Company--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Historic buildings--New England; Architecture--United States--19th century; Industrial buildings--Southbridge (Mass. Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works The manufacturing plant of the Hamilton Woolen Company is shown, including the six story brick mill that was originally built in 1836. Located in the Globe Village section, the Hamilton Woolen Company...

19. American Optical Company Firemen in front of the main entrance on Mechanic Street, Southbridge American Optical Company Firemen in front of the main entrance on Mechanic Street, Southbridge American Optical Company; American Optical Corporation; Southbridge (Mass.)--History; Optical industry--Massachusetts--Southbridge; Firefighters--Massachusetts--Southbridge--American Optical Company; Historic buildings--New England The 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...
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