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Catalog Number L1990.0110.P.0006
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description This black and white photographic print (copy of a negative) depicts the "Headquarters of the NH Veterans Association" building at Weirs Boulevard, on the corner of Veterans Avenue.

From right to left are the other headquarters buildings including 3rd, 7th, and 11th regiments and the Cavalry (at the corner of Cavalry Street to the far left). The soldiers' monument (erected 1894) is at center. A night lunch horse-drawn diner cart in parked on Weirs Boulevard. A food vendor (popcorn or nuts?) is positioned on the corner (appears to be a young boy).
Date 1895 c.
Earliest Date 1894
Latest Date 1900
Place Lakeside Ave
History of Ownership
Related Publications 1. Book: Huse, Warren D. "Images of America Series: The Weirs." Dover, NH: Arcadia Publishing, 1996. Page 45.
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
Search Terms New Hampshire Veteran's Association Complex (Weirs)
Buckley Lunch Wagon and Catering Company
Subjects 1900s
1890s
Horse-drawn Vehicles
Monuments
Monuments & memorials
Veterans' organizations
Tourism
Tourist trade
Diners (Restaurants)
Restaurants
Restaurant workers
Wagons
Carts
All-Night
Dinner