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Catalog Number L1990.0116.S.0335
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description This black and white photograph depicts the Weirs Bridge located in The Weirs in the mid 1900s.

In the foreground is grass covered land with a tree on the far left and another father back on the right. The Weirs Channel proceeds from the far left foreground into the the center background. The stone Weirs Bridge , which was dedicated in 1933, sits in the middleground and spans across from left to right. There are light fixture poles along the top of the bridge. In the middleground on the far left is land and trees and rocks in front of the bridge. In the background visible through the opening beneath the bridge is a dock, boat and buildings/houses/camps.On the back is written " Gift of Mrs. Edward Atkinson"
Collection Edward Atkinson Collection
Earliest Date 1935
Latest Date 1965
Place The Weirs Bridge
History of Ownership Gift of Mrs. Edward Atkinson.
Related Publications "The Weirs", Images of America Series, by Warren Huse, Page 22.
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
Search Terms The Weirs
Weirs Channel
Weirs Bridge
Subjects 1900s
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
1950s
Channels
Bridges
Stone bridges
Stones
Stonework
Rocks
Rivers
Riverfronts
Grasses
Trees
Bushes
Light fixtures
Light poles
Buildings
Houses
Dwellings
Residences
Camps
Boats
Docks
Shorelines
Utility Lines