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Catalog Number L2007.0031.0002.0076-A
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description This black and white photograph depicts a Knights of Columbus gathering marching down Main Street In Laconia in spring of 1910.

In the foreground is a cobblestone Main Street. On the far left is a person standing. To their right in the middle is a young boy in a shirt, knickers. To the right is a man, Joe Roucher in a cart. He is dressed in a jacket and hat. The small cart he is riding in has a flag on it stating " Lava Soap". In front of the cart, pulling it, is a person dressed in a suit/outfit with a horses's head. In front of this is a man wearing a shirt, pants, hat and wig and beard (?). In back of the cart and people is a young boy in a jacket, pants and cap.In the background on the far left is a store with a sign on the side of it stating " Buy Shoe ____ This sta_____ _____". To the right is another storefront with awnings on the storefront windows. On the far right is another storefront/business with awnings over the windows. Parked in front of the stores is an automobile and a horse drawn carriage and a person on a bicycle. There are people on the sidewalk watching the procession. On the utility pole on the far right is a sign stating "Gasoline and Auto Supplies". Written below the picture in the album is " K of C Town Gathering, Spring 1910. Joe Roucher riding in the cart. "Horse" and bearded gent unidentified. Cobblestone days on Main Street."
Date 1910
Collection Childs Collection
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1910
Place Main Street, Laconia
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
People Unknown Children
Unknown Boys
Unknown People
Roucher, Joe
Search Terms Main Street
Laconia
Knights of Columbus
Subjects 1900s
Buildings
Windows
Pants
Shirts
Children
Parades & processions
Marching
Suits (Clothing)
Carts & wagons
Flags
Utility poles
Sidewalks
Streets
Cobblestone streets
Awnings
Store windows
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Retail stores
Business districts
Automobiles
Bicycles & tricycles
Windows
Clubs
Organizations
Entertainment
Entertaining
Horse-drawn Vehicles