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Record 162/301
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1890
Description View down Waltham Street from Massachusetts Avenue, hand-colored, 1890.

"Here is a view down Waltham Street from the [Massachusetts] Avenue. On left is Dr. Holmes' house and office, on the right side is Dr. Tilton's office. In the distance is a load of hay accompanied by Dr. Holmes' son, Frank. Dr. Holmes' house was always known as the "no front door house" as the entrance was from Waltham Street and not from the [Massachusetts] Avenue. Dr. Holmes' barn is our Post Office. The residence on the opposite corner must date back to near 1800. It has been moved back, turned around and now is occupied by a little store and barber shop."
Object ID Worthen.slide41
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Holmes, Fred
Tilton, Josiah Odin
Holmes, Howland
Search Terms Massachusetts Avenue
Waltham Street
Lexington Post Office, 1661 Massachusetts Avenue
Massachusetts Avenue #1661, Lexington Post Office
Holmes (Howland) House, Massachusetts Avenue
Subjects Barbershops
Buildings
Doctors
Doctors' offices
Physicians
Post offices
Stores & shops
Streets
Town center
Title View down Waltham Street from Massachusetts Avenue, 1890
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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