Kimball Block, Bethel, ca. 1870

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Kimball Block, Bethel, ca. 1870

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Completed in 1865, the Kimball Block was the largest commercial building in Bethel for many years.

Representing the town's role as a mercantile hub for smaller, surrounding communities, the building contained a variety of business establishments in 1870, including a law office, a boot and shoe manufacturer, and the village post office.

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About This Item

  • Title: Kimball Block, Bethel, ca. 1870
  • Creator: Barker
  • Creation Date: circa 1870
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Local Name: Bethel Hill
  • Town: Bethel
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 5.6 cm x 9.4 cm
  • Local Code: 2009.016.0010
  • Collection: Bethel photographs - buildings
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Bethel Historical Society
P. O. Box 12, Bethel, ME 04217-0012
(207) 824-2908

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