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  • Coverage contains "Humphrey Street (Swampscott, Mass.)"

SSB6.jpg
Date: 1928?
Description: Photograph of St. John's Elementary School in Swampscott, Mass. The school was part of St. John the Evangelist Parish. Building is still in existence, but is no longer used as a parochial school.[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

hou6.jpg
Date: 1903
Description: Front exterior view of the Blaney House on Humphrey Street.;The Blaney House was built in 1641 by Capt. Ralph King and later sold to the Blaney Family. The site is now used for commercial purposes.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

hou27.jpg
Date: 1940?
Description: View of "Shorty" Shaw's home at the rear of Jack's Spa on Humphrey Street. This location is now the site of the Chaisson's Cove Condominiums.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

hou26.jpg
Date: 1950
Description: View of homes at Humphrey Street and Greenwood Avenue.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

hou24.jpg
Date: 1890
Description: Side view of the Weeks home on Humphrey Street after a snow fall.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

hou23.jpg
Date: 1890
Description: View of the Stephen Wardwell home at 174 Humphrey Street. This home now serves as the rectory for St. John's parish.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

h8.jpg
Date: 1900
Description: Photo of the rear of the Cliff House, taken from below, showing a set of steep steps up to the house from the rocky beach below.
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

bb7.jpg
Date: 1938
Description: The Holden Block was located at 128-136 Humphrey Street at the corner of Redington Street. George H. Holden's Grocery and Hardware Store dates from before the turn of the century and originally took…[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

bb5.jpg
Date: 1900?
Description: "A mother and son [in a horse-drawn carriage] on Humphrey Street, approaching the intersection of Blaney Street. Behind them is Tucker's Market and J.L. Taylor's Barber Shop."--from Swampscott,…[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

bb4.jpg
Date: 1930?
Description: "Humphrey at the corner of Redington Street [approximately 1930] shows the variety of businesses to be found. At 146 Humphrey Street is Saint Clair's Restaurant (later the site of Eatons' Drug…[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

bb3.jpg
Date: 1922
Description: The Swampscott American Legion was located at 380 Humphrey Street in 1922. This building had formerly housed S.J. Pettingell's Grocery Store. As of 2008, the American Legion Post 57 (Leon E. Abbott)…[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

bb2.jpg
Date: 1900?
Description: Exterior view of the Swampscott Tavern on Humphrey Street. The Little Red Shoe Shop, later moved to Essex Street, is visible behind the tavern. Along the building's foundation, the remains of some…[More]
Collection: Swampscott Buildings

yc1.jpg
Date: 1937
Description: Members of the Young Yankee Dory Sailors pose with officers of the Swampscott Yacht Club inside the club in this 1937 photograph. Appearing in the photo: Back row, L-R: 1. Ed Bergen, 2. Raymond…

vtm2.jpg
Date: 1922
Description: A group of men who have gathered to renovate the Swampscott American Legion building, pose with their tools by the building

v3.jpg
Date: 1915
Description: Monument Square was previously known as Mudge Square. The Mudge family donated the land for the erection of a Civil War monument in honor of the fourteen Swampscott men who died in the war. The…

p23.jpg
Date: 1890?
Description: Mrs. D. Holman Willett and companions in front of 193 Humphrey Street. Four women sit in a horse drawn carriage, one stands on the porch and one stands with the horse.

m6.jpg
Date: 1936?
Description: View of the Blocksidge playing field in 1936. Beyond the field, on a hill overlooking it, is the former Cook Estate on Ocean View Road.

b9.jpg
Date: 1890
Description: Photograph shows a horse drawn omnibus and the town water pump. Several men are in the photo, which also shows the rear of some fish houses and a rowboat at the right.

b7.jpg
Date: 1896
Description: Photograph of fish houses located on Humphrey Street in Swampscott in 1897. Photo is taken at close range and written across the bottom is "Blaney's Beach Swampscott, Mass."

b6.jpg
Date: 1890
Description: Photograph of fish houses located on Humphrey Street in Swampscott in 1890