Browse Items (15 total)

  • Subject contains "Banks and banking"

mld12_november.jpg
Date: ca. 1905
Description: "The Wakefield National Bank, later the Wakefield Trust Company, purchased the Hannah S. Brown land at the northwest corner of Main and Chestnut Streets in the early 1900s, and erected the building in…[More]

mld07_december.jpg
Date: 1924
Description: "When the Wakefield Trust Company building at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets was dedicated in December 1924, it was heralded as having all the modern conveniences, including vaults and…[More]

mld97_may.jpg
Date: 1923
Description: "The bank building on the northwest corner of Main and Chestnut Streets was built in 1902 by both the Wakefield Savings Bank and the Wakefield National Bank. The site was formerly the John Raynor…[More]

mld01_december.jpg
Date: ca. 1868
Description: "The South Reading Mechanic and Agricultural Institution and the National Bank of South Reading, were both located in the Bank Building at the corner of Albion Street and Railroad Avenue, now North…[More]

bank_building_north_ave_albion.jpg
Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1944
Description: Photograph shows the former bank building at the corner of North Avenue and Albion Streets. It housed several banks over the years including the South Reading Mechanic and Agricultural Institution,…[More]

walsh_postcard38.jpg
Description: Postcard shows the Wakefield Savings Bank building, at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. To the right is the 1895 Odd Fellows Building. Note the freestanding clock on the corner.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard36.jpg
Date: ca. 1910
Description: Postcard shows the Wakefield National Bank building, at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. The location is now occupied by the Wakefield Savings Bank. To the right is the 1895 Odd Fellows…
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard34.jpg
Description: Postcard shows the Wakefield National Bank building, at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. The location is now occupied by the Wakefield Savings Bank.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard28.jpg
Date: ca. 1929
Description: Postcard shows a view of the Wakefield Trust Company building on the west side of Main Street at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. To the left of the bank can be seen a corner of the Kingman…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard200.jpg
Description: Postcard shows the Wakefield Savings Bank building, at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. To the right is the 1895 Odd Fellows Building.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

postcard14.jpg
Description: Postcard shows the Wakefield National Bank building, at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. The location is now occupied by the Wakefield Savings Bank.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

digitalphoto2008371-main-street1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 06-26-2008
Description: Photos show the Wakefield Trust Company building located at 371 Main Street on the west side of the street at the corner of Chestnut Street. Built in 1924, the neo-classical style structure was…

digitalphoto200826-albion-street1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 06-26-2008
Description: Photos show the Wakefield Daily Item building located at 26 Albion Street on the south side of the street at the corner of Foster Street. Built around 1912, the structure has an exterior of red…

digitalphoto2007savings-bank-clock1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 09-23-2007
Description: Photos show the freestanding clock located in front of the Wakefield Savings Bank at the corner of Main and Chestnut Streets. The clock was built around 1902 and is made of steel, copper, and glass.

digitalphoto2007odd-fellows1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 09-2016
Description: Photos show the Odd Fellows Building, also known as Flanley's Block, located at 349-353 Main Street at the corner of Avon Street. The brick building was built circa 1895-1898 in the Renaissance…[More]