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Catalog Number L2007.0031.0003.0090-B
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description This black and white photograph depicts houses along a street in Laconia, possibly Messer Street, in October of 1948.

In the foreground is a street, possibly Messer Street with a sidewalk bordering it. There is a street sign in the center beside the sidewalk. On the far right is a metal fence near the sidewalk. There is a tall grass covered field in the middleground with bushes and trees in it as well. There are fruit trees on the left, and what appears to be a garden area on the right. There is a shed near the garden area in the center. In the background is a house with a covered and enclosed porch on the side. There is another house behind this house on the left . In the background on the far left are additional houses and trees. There are additional trees in the far background on the far right.
Written beside the picture in the album is " This view takes in all close neighboring houses to mine. Each one was built on enough to obscure its identity in 1948." Written above the picture in the album is "Oct. 1948".
Date 1948
Collection Childs Collection
Earliest Date 1948.0
Latest Date 1948.0
Place Laconia
Additional Information 0.0
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
Search Terms Laconia
Messer Street (?)
Subjects 1940s
Houses
Residences
Dwellings
Trees
Grasses
Bushes
Roofs
Buildings
Windows
Chimneys
Porches
Yards
Lawns
Streets
Street signs
Entrances
Doors & doorways
Doorways
Ells
Barns
Sidewalks
Fences
Fruit trees
Gardens
Sheds
Fields
Grasses