Franklin House, Lower Main Street, Strong, ca. 1915

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Franklin House, Lower Main Street, Strong, ca. 1915

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Description

A short walk from the railroad station, Walter L. Jones (1857-1932) and his wife Louise Howard Jones (1856-1931) operated a boarding house known as Franklin House on Lower Main Street during the early 1900s. Here, visiting family members gather in the front yard.

From left, Walter's sister Mary Jones Keen, her daughter Frances Keen, daughter-in-law Maude, and son Ollie Keen, Louise and Walter Jones.

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About This Item

  • Title: Franklin House, Lower Main Street, Strong, ca. 1915
  • Creator: Richardson, Charles Burton
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Town: Strong
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Local Code: ED.01.140.104
  • Collection: C. B. Richardson Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Strong Historical Society
PO Box 133, Strong, ME 04983
(207) 684-3613
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