Advertisement for Gould's Emporium, Biddeford, 1869

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A handbill advertising Gould's Emporium, Shaw's Block, 219 Main Street, Biddeford for September 1869. The shop was listed as a millinery shop in the City Directory for 1870, however this states that dress making services were also available, as well as a ladies' reading room. The shop was owned by sisters Lucie and Nellie Gould; Lucie would have been 30 years old at the time this was printed. While they owned this shop they both lived in the family home at 72 Alfred Street.

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  • Title: Advertisement for Gould's Emporium, Biddeford, 1869
  • Creator: Gould's Emporium
  • Creation Date: 1869
  • Subject Date: 1869
  • Town: Biddeford
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 20.5 cm x 12.5 cm
  • Local Code: DC.58 Gould Papers
  • Collection: Archival Collections
  • Object Type: Text

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