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   Main Street Effingham (image/jpeg)
Title Main Street Effingham
Type  Still Image
Medium  Sepia tone postcard
Extent  13.85 x 8.55 cm
Collection  Postcard Collection
Description  A W Moore general store ; single story frame building ; advertising sign above door offers "dealer, drugs, groceries, boots, shoes & dry goods and Effingham PO [Post Office] ; a horse and buggy with people in with a large umbrella in foreground of image ; a man is standing near the store entrance ; a house in background is largely obscured by the advertising sign ;
Notes  Reverse reads "Town of Pelham. The general store Effingham is thought to have been built in the middle of the last century and had a succession of owners. It is now (1985) a summer ice cream parlour. Originally a milling centre and known as Beckett's Mills or Beckettstown Effingham was never large enough to boast of a Main Street"
Date  1985.
Subject  Businesses and Stores
  Pelham
Place Name  Pelham (inhabited place)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont) Public Library
Record ID  300716
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 567px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Microtek ScanMaker i900
Date 2008-10-25
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423169  Sepia tone postcard     

 

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