• Creator
  • Newton Free Library
  • Description
  • Description ca. 225 photos. (in album). - Note Majority of photographs of West Newton with handwritten captions describing photographs - The Newell family moved from Colrain, Massachusetts to West Newton, leaving their farming roots to become successful merchants, inventors, and manufacturers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The family photograph album shows family members, their houses (interior, exterior and grounds), family homest... more
    Description ca. 225 photos. (in album). - Note Majority of photographs of West Newton with handwritten captions describing photographs - The Newell family moved from Colrain, Massachusetts to West Newton, leaving their farming roots to become successful merchants, inventors, and manufacturers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The family photograph album shows family members, their houses (interior, exterior and grounds), family homesteads, farms, mills, views from their Boston offices, and their West Newton neighborhood. - Boston Harbor view of various types of boats, islands, dock, American flag waving, caption: View from rear window of The Geo. F. Newell Mfg Co. 384 Atlantic Ave., Boston looking over the roof of the Eastern Steamship Co.'s Foster's Wharf. Winthrop, Deer Island and Governors Island in background -. less
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  • Photographs
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