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Cary Memorial Library 2011. All rights reserved.
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description Eli Robbins back yard, corner Massachusetts Avenue and Pleasant Street.

"Upper corner Massachusetts Avenue and Pleasant Street. This is Eli Robbins' back yard. The small building was the dye and cooking house where the furs were prepared before they were turned over to the women to be sewed up into caps and muffs. Back of it is the big barn standing fairly near where the Catholic church now is. I do not know who the man is. Site of Catholic church."
Object ID Worthen.slide108
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Robbins, Eli
Search Terms East Lexington
Robbins (Eli) House, Pleasant Street
Subjects Businesses
Fur working
Title Eli Robbins' dye and cooking house
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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