Browse Items (46 total)

  • Collection: Old Photographs of Wakefield

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1930

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1920

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1896

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1931
Description: Photograph taken on July 19,1931.;"This willow tree grew from a stake driven in the ground 4 ft. x 2" by road builders about 1906. #87 Water Street at left." - Text from back of photograph.

Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Photo shows Walsh's Diner, located at the corner of Main and West Water Streets, on what is now the parking lot of Eastern Bank. It operated from 1936 until 1950.

Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Photograph shows L.B. Evans' Son Co. Shoe Manufacturers on Water Street. Also visible is the Arthur H. Saunders Gulf service station. The factory building was sold in 1979 and the company phased out…[More]

Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Photo shows the Princess Theatre, which opened on Mechanic Street (later Princess Street) in 1912. The building was torn down in 1971.

Date: [1940-1949?]
Description: Photo shows Fred's gas station, located at the corner of Main and West Water Streets, on what is now the parking lot of Eastern Bank.

Date: [1936]
Description: Photo shows Walsh's Diner, located at the corner of Main and West Water Streets, on what is now the parking lot of Eastern Bank. It operated from 1936 until 1950.

Date: 1882
Description: Image is a portion of a drawn aerial map showing the Cyrus Wakefield estate once located on Main Street on the site of the present Galvin Middle School. The mansion was sited approximately opposite…[More]

Date: [1874]
Description: Image is a portion of a map showing the Cyrus Wakefield estate once located on Main Street on the site of the present Galvin Middle School. The mansion was sited approximately opposite Richardson…

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1945

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Undated photograph looking west shows the Vernon Market at the corner of Vernon Street and Lawrence Street. The building now contains apartments.

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1931

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1947

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1907

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1936
Description: Photograph taken on May 8, 1936 shows a flag raising ceremony at the school of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church on Gould Street.

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1940