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  • Coverage contains "Franklin Street (Reading, Mass.)"

Creator: Walkable Reading
Date: 03-2010
Description: 420 Franklin Street. Surprisingly, Reading's earliest map drawn in 1765 does not show this house and yet historians believe it was built long before the map existed. Ownership can be traced back to…[More]
Collection: Walkable Reading

Creator: Walkable Reading
Date: 03-2010
Description: 458 Franklin Street : Now demolished. It seems a bit unusual to stop at an address that no longer exists and see two contemporary houses that replaced an old homestead. Although all vestiges of the…[More]
Collection: Walkable Reading

Creator: Walkable Reading
Date: 03-2010
Description: 483 Franklin Street : Richard Nichols House. As if the setting of this house on top of a high rise of land was not enough to catch a passerby's eye, then certainly the pumpkin colored facade makes…[More]
Collection: Walkable Reading

Creator: Walkable Reading
Date: 03-2010
Description: 529 Franklin Street : Old Nichols Home. Settlement in this area of Reading took place after the second land grants were distributed in 1686/7. John Nichols received a parcel at that time. He died…[More]
Collection: Walkable Reading

Date: [1917]
Description: Card is undated but bears a postmark of 1917

Date: [1909]
Description: Card is undated but bears a postmark of 1909

Date: [1909]
Description: Card is undated but bears a postmark of 1909

Date: 1930-1939
Description: "Franklin Street. Built circ 1760. Residence Adelbert E. Batchelder." -- From the album containing the photograph