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42 to 50 Central Street in Bangor. A three story red brick business block housing Louis Kirstein & Sons as well as IGA Stores and other businesses along the Kenduskeag Stream. Two men in long white coats stand in the street between two vehicles. Above their heads is a small model house located over a storefront doorway. Kirstein and Sons were real estate developers who built the Fairmount and Little City neighborhoods of Bangor. A worker cleans windows on the second floor in the center of the photograph. A sign for Real Estate Insurance stands on the roof.
About This Item
- Title: Central Street, Kirstein Block, Bangor, ca. 1935
- Creator: Tax Assessor, City of Bangor
- Creation Date: circa 1935
- Subject Date: circa 1935
- Local Name: Downtown
- Town: Bangor
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 6 cm x 7 cm
- Local Code: 1985.023.41-68
- Collection: Assessors Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Stores & shops--Maine--Bangor
- Central Street (Bangor, Me.)
- Real estate development--Maine--Bangor
- Grocery stores--Maine--Bangor
For more information about this item, contact:Bangor Historical Society
159 Union Street, Bangor, ME 04401
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