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Catalog Number H2007.0098.0127
Object Name Print, Photographic
Scope & Content Black and white photograph of a general store. It is two-and-a-half stories and had Greek Revival elements. Its gable end faces the street and has a covered porch. On the porch are store goods and benches. The building has two chimneys and clapboard siding. There are several signs in view and they read,"General Merchandise," and,"Old Corner Store," and,"John Parker Smith groceries, flour, grain, lime, cement, paints, hardware, crockery, seeds, farming tools & C."
Title "Old Corner Store"
Collection Jewett Collection
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1899
Related Publications Book: Huse, Warren D. "Images of America Series: Laconia." Dover, NH: Arcadia Publishing, 1995, p.22
Repository from the collection of Laconia Historical & Museum Society, Inc.
People Smith, John Parker
Search Terms Old Corner Store
South Main Street
Court Street
Gilford Academy
Subjects
Stores & shops
General stores
Merchandise displays
Signs
Business & finance
Dirt roads
Chimneys
Greek Revival Style
1890s