Cobb's Store, 83 Main Street, circa 1875

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Title

Cobb's Store, 83 Main Street, circa 1875

Subject

Stores & shops
Signs (Notices)
Driveways
Porches

Description

Philander Cobb's store at 83 Main Street is shown.A sign reading "P. Cobb" appears above the front porch, and a number of advertise line the side wall, but cannot be read. Cobb moved the building to this spot from Plymouth in 1845 and ran a grocery and general store until 1903. The inscription on the back of the photograph is transcribed below.
Old Cobb Store, # 83 Main St.

Creator

Unknown photographer

Publisher

Kingston Public Library, Local History Rooom

Date Created

circa 1875

Contributor

Scanned by the Boston Public Library.

Is Part Of

Delano Photograph Collection IC-11

Format

Image/jpg

Identifier

hou-98-0001-de

Spatial Coverage

Rocky Nook
Kingston (Mass.)

Temporal Coverage

1870-1879

Original Format

Photographic prints

Physical Dimensions

2.25 x 3.25 in.

Citation

Unknown photographer, “Cobb's Store, 83 Main Street, circa 1875,” Local History Collections from the Kingston Public Library, accessed February 6, 2023, https://kplma.org/om/items/show/2542.