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Burlington Streets: Colchester Ave (4X5)

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Title: Burlington Streets: Colchester Ave (4X5)

Photographer

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

Source Document

Extent: 1 image

Date Created: 1929

Description

Sept. 1, 1929 dated photo. Colchester Ave. north of Chase Street showing the 12% grade between Chase Street and Barrett Street and the approach to the new Winooski Bridge. Textile mills seen in distance. Note the rough condition of the pavement in the foreground as well as the irregular appearance of the curb line. This picture taken just before repaving construction work began. Dwellings numbering in the 400s seen to the left. On the right is No. 6-8 Chase Street, Dan Day Brick Store. Just beyond is 445 Colchester Ave. A similar undated photo with more information on the houses can be found on UVM's Historic Burlington Project web site.

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

Subject/topic

Subject/geographic

Note [Digital Version]

2007-12-21, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: still image

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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA04F08i04

Preferred citation

Burlington Streets: Colchester Ave (4X5), Louis L. McAllister Photographs, Box A04, Folder 08, Item 04, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA04F08i04 (accessed August 02, 2014)

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