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Catalog Number L1990.0116.S.0161
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content This black and white post card depicts the Weirs Bridge located in The Weirs in the early to mid 1900s.

In the foreground is the Weirs Channel which proceeds from the far left foreground into the center background. There is a stonewall bordering the river on the right side. Beyond the stonewall on the right is a grassy area with trees in the middleground. In the center middleground is the Weirs Bridge made of stone with an arched section over the channel below. There are light fixture poles along the bridge on the left. There are trees on both sides of the bridge on the far left and far right. There are additional trees in the background beyond the bridge. Also in the background visible through the arch of the bridge are several small buildings, camps. On the front is printed "Weirs Bridge, Weirs, N.H." On the back is printed "Post Card" and "Fairbanks Card Company, 14 High Street, Brokline Mass. " as well as "Place One Cent Stamp Here. Made in U.S.A."
Title "Weirs Bridge, Weirs, N.H."
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1960
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
Search Terms The Weirs
Weirs Channel
Weirs Bridge
Subjects 1900s
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
1950s
Channels
Rivers
Riverfronts
Buildings
Houses
Residences
Dwellings
Camps
Bridges
Stone bridges
Stone walls
Grasses
Trees
Bushes
Light fixtures
Light poles
Signs
Utility Lines
Utility poles