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Name Melnick's Shoe Store
Number of Archive records 1
Number of Object records 1
Number of Photo records 9

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Image of L2012.0061.0001 - Booklet

L2012.0061.0001 - Booklet

This is a booklet on businesses in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, published in 1988. On the front cover is a color picture of Lake Winnipesaukee with several boats moored at docks and cottages and resorts along the lakeside as well as trees. On the cover is printed : " Doing Business in the Lakes Region. The Area, The People, The Products, The Services. An annual commercial, industrial & professional update. 1988. Two Dollars." Also printed on the front cover on the lower left is " Bulk Rate, U.S. Postage Paid, Manchester, N.H. Permit No. 1926". Inside on the back face of the front cover is a full page advertisement for Belknap Bank & Trust with a color picture of a boat on a lake.

L2012.0040.0001 - Game, Board

This is a board game in the style of Monopoly but with the locations being all Laconia and Lakes Region based. The game consists of a folded cardboard board with printing in the center stating " "The Game of Laconia" and "This edition sponsored by the Laconia Jaycees" as well as "Wheeler-Dealer Michael Glenn Productions' Local Business Investment Board Game/"Personalized For Any City". Also printed in the center is "IRS Tax Audit: Audit Procedure : Roll one die twice. The 1st roll determines the amount of money at stake (10,000 times the number you roll.) The 2nd roll determines if you pay or collect.(Pay the Bank if the number is odd; collect if it is even.) Now go to THE PARK." The other

Image of H2008.0073.0015 - Print, Photographic

H2008.0073.0015 - Print, Photographic

Color photograph depicting a post-urban renewal downtown in the 1970s with the white brick facade of Melnick's Shoe store at center ground advertising a "Shoe Sale" in their window. At right is a tall brick building with sloping awning over the door. Cars are parked in parking spaces in the lot in the foreground.

Image of H2008.0073.0022 - Print, Photographic

H2008.0073.0022 - Print, Photographic

Color photograph depicting the interior of a Melnick's shoe store. Shoes are displayed on racks around the room. The walls have wood paneling and lit-up inset display cases. The false ceiling has florescent lighting. Above the racks along one wall are small lit-up display cases. One has a western themed display with cowboy on a horse and bisson. Signs indicate "Shoe Sale". Stuffed animals are on display around the store as well. Label on page reads "Melnick's"

Image of H2011.0046.0001 - Print, Photographic

H2011.0046.0001 - Print, Photographic

Color photograph of Melnick's Shoe Store and Lynch's Clothing Store at the new Laconia Downtown pedestrian mall on Main Street, Laconia. View looking south. The Main Street has been closed off for pedestrian use only.

Image of H2011.0046.0002 - Print, Photographic

H2011.0046.0002 - Print, Photographic

Color photograph of Melnick's Shoe Store at the new Laconia Downtown pedestrian mall on Main Street, Laconia. The display window contains stuffed animals for sale.

Image of H2011.0046.0003 - Print, Photographic

H2011.0046.0003 - Print, Photographic

Color photograph of Melnick's Shoe Store and Lynch's Clothing Store at the new Laconia Downtown pedestrian mall on Main Street, Laconia. A water fountain is seen at center ground. Window displays include shoes and dresses. In the foreground are boards and dirt from construction of the mall. Over the new building, is the roofline for the McIntyre building on Pleasant Street.

Image of L1990.0008.A.0001 (92) - Print, Photographic

L1990.0008.A.0001 (92) - Print, Photographic

This black and white photograph depicts Bank Square in Laconia, N.H. In the foreground is Main Street with utility poles along the sides. In the foreground on the far left is a sign stating "Peoples National Bank". Behind that is the Beneficial Finance Company with a sign stating "Beneficial Finance Co. Loans". In front of the loan company is parked a Volkswagon Beetle. Beside this is Melnick's Shoe Store with letters above stating "Melnick's Shoes". Beside the shoe store is Laconia Hardware Company with a sign above stating "Laconia Hardware Company" as well as letters on the top side of the building stating "Laconia Hardware Co.". Beyond this is O'Shea's Department Store in the Moulton

Image of L1990.0008.A.0010 (5) - Print, Photographic

L1990.0008.A.0010 (5) - Print, Photographic

This black and white photograph depicts Bank Square in Laconia, N.H. In the foreground are two automobiles parked along Main Street. There are additional automobiles driving down the street, one a Volkswagon Beetle, as well as others parked along the opposite side of the street. There are utility poles along the street. In the middle ground on the opposite side of the street on the end of the block is the Beneficial Finance Company with a sign stating "Beneficial Finance Company Loans". Next to this building is Melnick's Shoe store with letters above stating "Melnick's Shoes". Beside the shoe store is Laconia Hardware Company with a sign stating above stating "Laconia Hardware Company"

Image of L1990.0008.A.0046-11 - Print, Photographic

L1990.0008.A.0046-11 - Print, Photographic

This color photograph depicts Melnick's Shoe Store on the Downtown Laconia Mall in the 1970s. In the foreground is the paved Downtown Laconia Mall. In the middleground is Melnick's Shoe Store with lettering on the front stating "Melnick's".The building has a brick facing on it. There are several display windows on the front displaying shoes and handbags and purses. On the right is a covered entrance with large tall brick columns. Between the double doors is a sign with the symbol for Master Card. On the far left is the edge of O'Shea's Department Store.

Image of L1990.0008.A.0089-5 - Print, Photographic

L1990.0008.A.0089-5 - Print, Photographic

This black and white photograph depicts an artist's rendering of the Laconia Downtown Mall during Urban Renewal in the 1970s. In the foreground is the cement paved area of the Laconai Downtown Mall. There are raised planters on the far right and far left with plants and trees in them. There are people walking through the mall, men and women and one man with a dog on a leash. In the middlegournd is the mall with Melnick''s Shoe Store on the far right. Beside it in the center is O'Shea's Department Store with lettering on the side stating "O'Shea's" and O'Shea's logo. The entranace to the department store is on the right and is covered. There in another entrance on the side of the building