Fosters hardware, 1865
Fosters hardware, 1865

Fosters hardware, 1865

Photograph

Description
View of Foster & Metcalf Hardware store on Monroe Avenue. Horse-drawn wagons are in front. Several people in front of the store. This is the southern most of the four buildings that stood in Campau Square, "Grab Corners". The store is listed in 1859/60 City Directory as being at "the foot of Monroe". At this time Monroe ran from the intersection of Fulton and Sheldon NE to the intersection of Pearl Street.
Dates:
1865 (Created)
Language:
English
File Identifier:
18-1-7.72.1822
Source:
George E. Fitch photographs collection (Coll. 018) - Grand Rapids History Center
Rights:
Public domain

Part of digital collection:
George E. Fitch photograph collection
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Grand Rapids (is depicted by)
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