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General Store, Auburn, ca. 1920

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General Store, Auburn, ca. 1920

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An unidentified grocery store in Auburn, perhaps at 26 Main Street.

The man in the center is George Berubé. Many Franco-Americans operated businesses in Lewiston and Auburn.

Initially they catered primarily to their fellow immigrants, but Francos soon made up a large part of Lewiston-Auburn's commercial heart.

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  • Title: General Store, Auburn, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Auburn
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20.5 cm x 15.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2011.0.1516
  • Object Type: Image

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Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545
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