Corner of Main and Centre Streets, 1930

Title:

Corner of Main and Centre Streets, 1930

Creator:

D'Onofrio, Jayne M.

Publisher:

Wakefield, Mass. : Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department,

Date:

1997

Description:

Photo courtesy of the Wakefield Item Company.

"The A.T. Sederquest Company sold 'electrical household appliances of every description' at its 418 Main Street store. According to reports, Sederquest and Russell's store (Russell Electric Shop) was on the site of the Charles Brown and Edward Mansfield stores. The photograph provides a look at Centre Street before the homes and shops along the street were torn down to make way for a parking lot, Union Street and the Wakefield Police Station." -- Text from calendar by Jayne M. D'Onofrio.

Subject:

Centre Street (Wakefield, Mass.); Russell Electric Shop (Wakefield, Mass.); Sederquest and Russell's store (Wakefield, Mass.).

A.T. Sederquest Company (firm).

Wakefield (Mass.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

Collection :

Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department calendars

Tags :

Citation :

D'Onofrio, Jayne M., "Corner of Main and Centre Streets, 1930," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #12005, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/12005 (accessed October 25, 2014).