Newburyport and Its Business District

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1964

GUSN

GUSN-169738

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Description

The year was 1964, and Newburyport's business district was faced with a very real enemy: urban renewal. These pictures, taken from he negatives of Newburyport photographer George E. Noyes, date from as far back as the 1860s and show the historically important and just plain interesting buildings that were threatened by the "March for Progress.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 114

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1964.054.196.001

Abstract

The year was 1964, and Newburyport's business district was faced with a very real enemy: urban renewal. These pictures, taken from he negatives of Newburyport photographer George E. Noyes, date from as far back as the 1860s and show the historically important and just plain interesting buildings that were threatened by the "March for Progress.

Date Notes

Volume 54, Number 196 (Spring, 1964)

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Record Details

Originator

Josephine P. Driver (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1964). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England

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