Butterfield's Store, East Dixfield , ca. 1910

Contributed by Dixfield Historical Society

Butterfield's Store, East Dixfield , ca. 1910

This record was added to Maine Memory Network through the efforts of a student at Dirigo High School.

Description

This photograph of Butterfield's Store in East Dixfield Village shows how it looked around 1910. In the late 1800s W. H. Winslow founded and ran Butterfield's Store for nearly thirty years before turning it over to Edith and Clara Butterfield. The building was on the Dixfield side of Main Street and held the first post office. Butterfield's was a general store but concentrated more in millinery, clothing, remnants and wholsale products. The Butterfield's closed in 1930.

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About This Item

  • Title: Butterfield's Store, East Dixfield , ca. 1910
  • Creator: Dixfield Historical Society
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: East Dixfield
  • Town: Dixfield
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13.9 cm x 9.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2013-30
  • Collection: Courtesy Mr. and Mrs. Clayton LaPlant
  • Object Type: Image

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Dixfield Historical Society
59 Main Street, PO Box 182, Dixfield, ME 04224
(207) 562-7595

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