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Title: American Legion

Photographer

  • McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

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Extent: 1 image

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American Legion building. Listed in the city and telephone directories as being on Malletts Bay Ave. in Winooski in the 1940s. The large painted brick building is seen here adorned with patriotic buntings and banners. 1945/1947?

Genre(s): photographs, black-and-white photographs

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Note [Digital Version]

2008-08-26, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: still image

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American Legion, Louis L. McAllister Photographs, Box B01, Folder 04, Item 01, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalB01F04i01 (accessed September 22, 2014)

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This is not the building on Mallets Bay Avenue. The Winooski Historical Society Newsletter says that building began as the "Elm Street School. It was located on the Corner of Elm Street and Malletts Bay Avenue....The school continued here for another fifty years, and from 1936 till 1939, it served as a local Canning Factory. In 1939, it was sold to the American Legion Post # 32." There's a picture of that building at http://onioncity.com/history/history_1q11.pdf

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This building is located on the NE corner of East Allen St and Barlow St., Winooski, VT. The American Legion used the building in the 1950's-1960's.

- T E DeVarney

This is not the American Legion on Malletts Bay Ave.in Winooski.If you look real close you can see th eagle on the building,this building is on the corner of Railroad Lane and Weaver St.This is the Eagles Club.Also the former Knights Of Columbus building.

- Mary Mongeon

I do believe Tom DeVarney is right,corner of Barlow and E.Allen St,but it is the Eagles Club

- Mary Mongeon