Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Babcock & Sharp Drug Store, Lewiston

Contributed by Androscoggin Historical Society

Babcock & Sharp Drug Store, Lewiston

Item 6535 enlarge zoom send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album

Purchase a reproduction of this item on

Percy W. Babcock opened the first Rexall Drug Store in Lewiston in 1899. It was located in the Music Hall Block on Lisbon Street.

This photo was most likely taken on June 12, 1917 (note calendar on wall), after Babcock had renovated the interior. Idell Blaisdell is on right.

View/Add Comments

Other Information

  • Title: Babcock & Sharp Drug Store, Lewiston
  • Creation Date: circa 1917
  • Subject Date: circa 1917
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Lewiston Store Fronts & Interiors
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Androscoggin Historical Society
2 Turner Street, Auburn, ME 04210
(207) 784-0586

Print This Record

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.