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Blossom Shoppe and greenhouse, exterior
TitleBlossom Shoppe and greenhouse, exterior
Date1939-11-16
SubjectCut flower industry
DescriptionBusiness Scenes. Exterior of the Blossom Shoppe, 209 Stockbridge Avenue, with sign in front and flo...
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Town Hall, Stockbridge
TitleTown Hall, Stockbridge
Datec. 1892
SubjectMunicipal buildings
DescriptionPhotograph of Town Hall, Stockbridge. From left with bag in hand, Dr. Rowe. Elias Clarke, floury fro...
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Old Grand Trunk Depot
TitleOld Grand Trunk Depot
Date1910
SubjectRailroad depots
DescriptionPhotograph of Grand Trunk Depot from card dated 1910. DePuy Elevator off to right.
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Tornado wreckage of McClear
TitleTornado wreckage of McClear's barn
Date1910
SubjectDisasters
DescriptionPhotograph of Tornado wreckage of McClear's barn, July 1913.
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Presbyterian Church, Stockbridge
TitlePresbyterian Church, Stockbridge
Date1910
SubjectChurches
DescriptionPhotograph of Presbyterian Church, Stockbridge. Foundation is now Thomas house; used to be the old H...
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Harness Maker, Stockbridge
TitleHarness Maker, Stockbridge
Datec. 1890
SubjectBusinesses
DescriptionPhotograph of harness maker seated in front of shop.
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Reeves
TitleReeves' Garage
Date1910
SubjectBusinesses
DescriptionPhotograph of W.G. Reeves' Garage. Left section was Eddy Baker's store; later a drug store, then a s...
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Clinton Street: west side
TitleClinton Street: west side
Datec. 1855
SubjectStreets
DescriptionCopy of stereoptican view belonging to Mrs. Eddy Baker. Taken about 1855-60. Given to Bob Mitrteer a...
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Miss Daisy Chapel
TitleMiss Daisy Chapel
Datec. 1917
SubjectPortraits
DescriptionPhotograph of Miss Daisy Chapel Stockbridge photographer. She took only one holiday; went to Washing...
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Jackson Homestead
TitleJackson Homestead
Datec. 1890
SubjectResidences
DescriptionPhotograph of Jackson Homestead, 16102 Dexter Trail; est. 1878. Left to right Andrew Burgess; Minnie...
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Stockbridge School, about 1890
TitleStockbridge School, about 1890
Datec. 1890
SubjectSchools
DescriptionPhotograph of Stockbridge School, about 1890.
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West side Clinton street circa 1870
TitleWest side Clinton street circa 1870
Datec. 1855
SubjectStreets
DescriptionWest side Clinton street circa 1870, with Baker building on far left.
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Town Hall soon after construction
TitleTown Hall soon after construction
Datec. 1892
SubjectMunicipal buildings
DescriptionPhotograph of Town Hall, Stockbridge, soon after construction.
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Elevator, Stockbridge
TitleElevator, Stockbridge
Datec. 1900
SubjectAgriculture
DescriptionPhotograph of the ladies who picked over dried beans. Left to right Ida Coulson, unknown, Eddie Rice...
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Grandpa Bruerton
TitleGrandpa Bruerton
Datec. 1900
SubjectPortraits
DescriptionPhotograph of Grandpa Bruerton.
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Interior of Post Office
TitleInterior of Post Office
Datec. 1910
SubjectMunicipal buildings
DescriptionPostal staff photo. Left to right Henry Heying, Minnie Hines, Jim Hines, Postmaster Claude Mills, El...
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Grandma Bruerton
TitleGrandma Bruerton
Datec. 1900
SubjectPortraits
DescriptionPhotograph of Grandma Bruerton.
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Barn raising after a tornado
TitleBarn raising after a tornado
Date1913
SubjectDisasters
DescriptionPhotograph of raising the Bowdish barn (later Norm Kaiser's) after the tornado of July 1913.
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Boys resting while raising the Bowdish barn
TitleBoys resting while raising the Bowdish barn
Date1913
SubjectDisasters
DescriptionPhotograph of boys resting while men raise the Bowdish barn, after the tornado of July 1913.
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Ladies who provided dinner for the Bowdish barn raising after tornado
TitleLadies who provided dinner for the Bowdish barn raising after tornado
Date1913
SubjectDisasters
DescriptionPhotograph of ladies who fed the men raising the Bowdish barn after the tornado of July 1913. Left t...
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Cyclist Frank Baines
TitleCyclist Frank Baines
Datec. 1900
SubjectPortraits
DescriptionPortrait of Cyclist Frank Baines standing next to a high-wheeler. He was a friend of Jay Asquith.
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Winchell Cabin
TitleWinchell Cabin
Datec. 1855
SubjectResidences
DescriptionAccording to Brief-Sun of August 1935, the man is identified as Lauren Winchell. The cabin stood on ...
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Town Square Fire
TitleTown Square Fire
Date1890
SubjectDisasters
DescriptionPhotograph of town square fire, north side of Main Street.
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Clinton Street looking south
TitleClinton Street looking south
Datec. 1895
SubjectStreets
DescriptionPhotograph of Clinton Street looking south from Rice Street.
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Peet House
TitlePeet House
Datec. 1885
SubjectResidences
DescriptionPhotograph of Peet House. Originally stood at 424 E. Main (Caskey Funeral Home), later moved to 204 ...
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