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Description

An album of photographs from Springfield, Massachusetts, circa 1896-1906. The majority of these photographs were taken on one block in Springfield: Summer St., Federal St., Worthington St., and Kibbe St. These photographs include interior and exterior views of residences. There are also several photographs of Henry Hammond Ahl's studio on 317 Main St. and William F. Moseley's studio which was located at the corner of Chestnut St. and Harrison Ave. Another Springfield view is of Forest Park. There are also an interior and an exterior labeled as being in Agawam. This album possibly was owned by Ahl, or by a member of his wife's family, the Curtis', who lived at 307 Worthington St.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1896-1906
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1998
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 6 3/4 x 5 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 197
GUSN
193766
Reference Code
PC009.197

Record details

Other People
Ahl, Frances Curtis, 1895?-
Ahl, Henry Hammond
Moseley, William F.
Descriptive Terms
Agawam, Mass
Federal Street, Springfield, Mass
Forest Park, Springfield, Mass
Kibbe Street, Springfield, Mass
Summer Street, Springfield, Mass
Worthington Street, Springfield, Mass
exterior views
interior views
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Places
Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Agawam (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Location Note
photo albums # 195,197,198

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