Leavitt Block, Sanford Square

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Leavitt Block at the corner of Washington and School Streets, built 1901. Among the advertisements visible in the Leavitt building are "Leavitt's Hall Dance Every Saturday Night," "Frank C. Leavitt Coal," "George P. Chase Insurance," and "Davis Sewing Machines." At the front corner of the block is George G. Brown & Co. Druggists. Just to the left of the Leavitt block is Trafton Brothers. On the right of the photo a man can be seen standing near two theatrical posters advertising Why Girls Go Wrong and The Pauline Hammond Company. This is a print from a 6" x 8" glass negative.

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About This Item

  • Title: Leavitt Block, Sanford Square
  • Creator: Fred Philpot
  • Creation Date: circa 1901
  • Subject Date: circa 1901
  • Location: Sanford, York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15.09 cm x 24.28 cm
  • Local Code: C-417
  • Collection: Index to the Glass Negatives, Tom Ursia Donations
  • Object Type: Image

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Sanford-Springvale Historical Society
P. O. Box 276 505 Main Street, Springvale, ME 04083
(207) 490-1028

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