H.M. Fiske drygoods store, North Waterford, ca. 1865

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H.M. Fiske drygoods store, North Waterford, ca. 1865

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This quarter plate tintype, of a man sitting on a horse-drawn wagon in front of the H. M. Fiske store, was printed in reverse. The business sign reads "H.M. Fiske," a dry goods store operated by Horace M. Fiske in North Waterford. In addition to the dry goods business, Mr. Fiske was also active in animal husbandry.

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  • Title: H.M. Fiske drygoods store, North Waterford, ca. 1865
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Local Name: North Waterford
  • Town: Waterford
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Tintype
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2013.171
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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