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1. Worcester Public Library, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1909 Worcester Public Library, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1909 Public libraries--Massachusetts--Worcester; Historical buildings--Massachusetts--Worcester; Reference services (Libraries)--Pictorial works; Library users--Pictorial works; Worcester Public Library Patrons engrossed in reading materials in the reference department at the Worcester Public Library in Worcester, Massachusetts. The Worcester Public Library was established in 1859 by Dr. John Green who...

2. Some of Worcester's Most Prominent Manufacturers Some of Worcester's Most Prominent Manufacturers Massachusetts-Worcester; Worcester (Mass.)-Buildings; Historic buildings-Massachusetts-Worcester; State Mutual Building (Worcester,Mass.)-Slater Building (Worcester,Mass.)-City Hall (Worcester, Mass.)-Union Station (Worcester,Mass.) Logos or illustrations of products manufactured by 28 Worcester companies. Five images of prominent buildings are shown as well.

3. One of the main stitching-rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset, co., Worcester, Massachusetts One of the main stitching-rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset, co., Worcester, Massachusetts Royal Worcester Corset Company--Employees; Corset industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Foundation garment industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Women employees--Pictorial works Female employees at work in one of the main stitching rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset Co., Worcester, Massachusetts in 1902. The photograph shows nearly 700 women and girls at work at the nearly 500...

4. Worcester Labor Bureau, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1903 Worcester Labor Bureau, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1903 Worcester Labor Bureau; Office workers; Employment agencies--Massachusetts--Worcester; Employment agencies--Clerks Employees in the office of the Worcester Labor Bureau in 1903. The Worcester Labor Bureau was designed to bring job seekers and potential employers together. It was the precursor to today's Workforce Central,...

5. Public School children at the Worcester Art Museum Public School children at the Worcester Art Museum Worcester Art Museum; School children--Massachusetts--Worcester; Art museums--Massachusetts--Worcester; Art museums and community; Art museums--Educational aspects; Magazine covers; The cover of the February, 1912 Worcester Magazine with a class of school students perusing paintings at the Worcester Art Museum in Worcester, Massachusetts. The photograph refers to the article called...

6. Clean Milk Station, Worcester, Massachusetts ,1908 Clean Milk Station, Worcester, Massachusetts ,1908 Worcester (Mass.)--Social history; Clean Milk Station; Family services--Massachusetts--Worcester; social programs; Milk programs--Massachusetts--Worcester; Milk depots Uniformed woman stands in the doorway of the Clean Milk Station, most likely on Green Street in Worcester, Massachusetts that was started under the auspices of the Fresh Air Fund. The purpose of the Clean...

7. Worcester High School Class of 1879 Reunion, 1899 Worcester High School Class of 1879 Reunion, 1899 Class reunions; Fairbanks, Joseph Whitcomb; Worcester Classical and English High School; Worcester High School; Worcester (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works The class of 1879 of the Worcester Classical and English High School (Worcester High School) at the 1899 Class Reunion. Dr. Joseph Whitcomb Fairbanks, one-time principal (1841-1903), is seated in the center...

8. Worcester Umbrella Company advertisement Worcester Umbrella Company advertisement Advertising--Umbrellas; Women in advertising; An advertisement for the Worcester Umbrella Company published in the June, 1902 Worcester Magazine. The advertisement has a woman in a long, flowing dress carrying an umbrella. A heart with the company...

9. Volunteer chorus of the Plymouth Church in Worcester, Massachusetts,1913 Volunteer chorus of the Plymouth Church in Worcester, Massachusetts,1913 Choirs--Massachusetts--Worcester; Church buildings--Massachusetts--Worcester; Congregationalists; Plymouth Church--Choirs; Organs (Musical instrument); Organ pipes Members of the volunteer chorus of Plymouth (Congregational) Church in Worcester Massachusetts seated in front of an organ. Plymouth Congregational Church was founded in 1869 and merged with Piedmont and...

10. Union Laundry dining hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1909 Union Laundry dining hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1909 Worcester (Mass.)--Social history; Industrial relations--Massachusetts--Worcester--Pictorial Works; Union Laundry, Co.; Women employees--Pictorial works Employees gather in the Union Laundry Dining Hall for their mid-day meal in 1909. David A. Scott, the president of the Union Laundry Company in Worcester, Massachusetts, set up the dining room where for...

11. Hill Dryer Company Hill Dryer Company Clothes dryers-Massachusetts-Worcester; Hill, Joseph P.-Portrait; Drying apparatus-Massachusetts-Worcester; Clotheslines-Massachusetts-Worcester; Laundry-Equipment and supplies-Massachusetts-Worcester; Hustler ash sifter-Houghton Patent Dryer. Picture of the manufacturer, Joseph P. Hill and 3 company products, Hill's champion lawn clothes dryer, Hill's balcony clothes dryer and Hill's hustler ash sifter.

12. Thomas Street Playground, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1901 Thomas Street Playground, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1901 Thomas Street School (Worcester, Mass.); Playgrounds--Massachusetts--Worcester; Outdoor recreation for children; Children; Vacation schools; Day camps A young girl holds an infant, the youngest member of the vacation school, at the Thomas Street Playground in 1901. During the early 1900s, the playground at the Thomas Street School was one of several...

13. The Ransom of Mary Rowlandson The Ransom of Mary Rowlandson Rowlandson, Mary White, ca. 1635-1711; King Philip's War, 1675-1676; Massachusetts--Colonial period--1650-1675; Worcester (Mass.)--History--Drama; Fourth of July celebrations--Massachusetts--Worcester; Indians of North America--Massachusetts--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Native Americans; Safe and Sane The cover of the August, 1912 of the Worcester Magazine with a Scene from "The Ransom of Mary Rowlandson," an historical episode of the July 4th Celebration in Worcester, Massachusetts. Shortly after the...

14. Reproduction of a poster for Fashion Week in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1914 Reproduction of a poster for Fashion Week in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1914 Advertising--Posters; Dogs; Fashion Week; Community events; A reproduction of a poster made for the Fashion Week in Worcester Massachusetts by Kenneth B. Harrison. Fashion week was from September 22-26 1914. The purpose of the Fashion Week was to allow local merchants,...

15. Reeling wallpaper at the Allen-Higgins Company, Worcester, Massachusetts Reeling wallpaper at the Allen-Higgins Company, Worcester, Massachusetts Wallpaper industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Allen-Higgins Co.; Woman employees--Pictorial works Woman workers roll wallpaper onto reels at the Allen-Higgins wallpaper factory in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1902. Notice how there are two women at each station; one women doubles the cut end of the...

16. Advertisement for the Picturesque Worcester Series Advertisement for the Picturesque Worcester Series Railroads-Massachusetts-Worcester; Worcester (Mass.)-Description and travel; Kingsley, Elbridge, 1842-1918. Picturesque Worcester series; Union Station (Worcester, Mass.) Picture of a steam locomotive at Union Station. Is an advertisement for a 3 volume set, Picturesque Worcester by E. Kinglsey.

17. Worcester Pressed Steel Co. Worcester Pressed Steel Co. Worcester Pressed Steel Company; Steel industry and trade-Massachusetts-Worcester; Samuel Winslow Skate Manufacturing Company; Skate industry-Massachusetts-Worcester. Advertisement for the Worcester Pressed Steel Company showing the building and interior work area. Also, shows a suit of armor. Half of the page is a Winslow's skates advertisement.

18. Puritan Daughters Puritan Daughters Massachusetts--Colonial period--ca. 1600-1775; Worcester (Mass.)--History--Drama; Fourth of July celebrations--Massachusetts--Worcester; Safe and Sane; Puritans A woman and young girl costumed as "Puritan Daughters" for the Pageant "Children of America", a prominent feature of Worcester, Massachusetts "Safe and Sane" Fourth of July Celebration in 1913. Shortly...

19. A wand drill at the YWCA in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1916 A wand drill at the YWCA in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1916 Young Women's Christian Association (Worcester, Mass.); Calisthenics; Wand exercises; Physical fitness Four young woman conducting a wand drill at the Worcester, Massachusetts Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). The YWCA is an institution that teaches young woman to care for their health through...

20. "Great fire" on School Street in 1838 (Worcester, Mass.) "Great fire" on School Street in 1838 (Worcester, Mass.) Worcester (Mass.)-Fires and fire prevention-Pictorial works; Worcester (Mass.)-History-1783-1865-Pictorial works; Worcester (Mass.)-Streets-School St.; Great Fire, Worcester, Mass, 1838; Fires-Massachusetts-Worcester-19th century. Image depicts fire fighters with "engine" of the period fighting the fire. Rolls of hoses on wheeled carriages, wet "blankets" being placed on adjacent structures, residents throwing valuables from windows...
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