Contributed by McArthur Public Library
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
The intersection of Main and Alfred Streets in Biddeford, 1872. At the right can be seen part of the Hill's Block, which was torn down and replaced by a brick building in 1912. In the center is the Meeds House, run by Francis Meeds, whose grocery store was on the first floor. Meeds also sold crockery, glassware, and hardware. Photographer is unknown, but could possibly be B. F. Cole, who was working at that time and known to have produced images of similar theme. None of these buildings still stand.
About This Item
- Title: Intersection of Main and Alfred Streets, Biddeford, 1872
- Creation Date: 1872
- Subject Date: 1872
- Town: Biddeford
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12 cm x 12 cm
- Local Code: mca1164
- Collection: General Image Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
For more information about this item, contact:McArthur Public Library
PO Box 346, Biddeford, ME 04005
Use of this Item is not restricted by copyright and/or related rights, but the holding organization is contractually obligated to limit use. For more information, please contact the contributing organization. However, watermarked Maine Memory Network images may be used for educational purposes.
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.