Aftermath of Hooper Street fire, Biddeford, April 1963

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Aftermath of Hooper Street fire, Biddeford, April 1963

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People wander around the burnt down houses and railroad tracks after the Hooper Street fire of April, 1963 in Biddeford. The large industrial building in the right rear is the Saco-Lowell Machine Shop. This was the second big fire to devastate the neighborhood that spring.

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  • Title: Aftermath of Hooper Street fire, Biddeford, April 1963
  • Creator: Danforth, Richard
  • Creation Date: 1963
  • Subject Date: 1963
  • Town: Biddeford
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 12.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2454B
  • Collection: General Image Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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