Photograph of Hawk's Store

Hawk's Store.jpg

Title

Photograph of Hawk's Store

Subject

Retail stores--Mass.--Conway

Description

Two B/W prints and negative of W.E. Hawks Cash Store. Five individuals including a child, as well as a horse-drawn wagon with rider are shown loitering in front.
George Eldridge caption on reverse: "Dodge & Hawks started a store in 1884 on site of Colonial Arms, burned in 1894. Mr. Hawks built another the next year. Floyd Clark purchased store in 1916. Nearly destroyed by fire Nov. 1964 - Rebuilt by Merton Batchelder, now houses Village Shop & his insurance office".

Creator

Unknown

Date

1894-1916 ca.

Contributor

Gift of George (1916-1996) & Alice (1912-2008) Eldridge.

Source

CHS.

Rights

CHS. Fair use.

Relation

CHS-2006-002

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

CHS-2006-002.4

Coverage

Conway, Mass.

Identifier

016

Citation

Unknown, “Photograph of Hawk's Store,” Conway Historical Society, accessed October 23, 2018, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/811.