Contributed by Bethel Historical Society
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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.
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
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