Browse Items (78 total)

  • Subject contains "Lakes"

postcard44.jpg
Date: [1900?]
Description: Postcard shows a view of Crystal Lake and Wakefield looking northwest from the top of Hart's Hill.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard2.jpg
Date: ca. 1906
Description: Postcard shows a view over Crystal Lake looking west from the top of Hart's Hill.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Then_now_2010_Emma_Kraus_1.jpg
Creator: Kraus, Emma
Date: 2010
Description: "The reason I chose this photo is because I live across the street from J.J. Round Park. It was so beautiful until people wrote graffiti all over the rocks and smashed beer bottles. Trees grew in back…[More]

mld06_backcover.jpg
Date: 1913
Description: "William E. Eaton's 'Handbook of Wakefield : a stranger's guide and residents' manual' describes this scene from Harts Hill: 'The natural character of the country in and about Wakefield flanked on…[More]

digitalphoto2008cyrus-wakefield-tomb1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 10-26-2008
Description: Photos show views of the tomb of Cyrus Wakefield and his wife Eliza in Lakeside Cemetery on North Avenue. The plot with its red granite tomb is located at plot #109 on the east side of "Maple…[More]

digitalphoto2008deadman-tomb1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 07-15-2008
Description: Photos show views of the Deadman tomb in Lakeside Cemetery on North Avenue. The tomb is located on "Oak Avenue" opposite "Beech Avenue" near the lakeshore at the southeast corner of the cemetery.[More]

walsh_postcard64.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view from Main Street looking west over the southern shore of Lake Quannapowitt. The Wiley boathouse and ice houses are visible in the background.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard67.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view of Wiley's boathouse and the ice houses at the end of Lake Street on the southern shore of Lake Quannapowitt.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

digitalphoto2009-boit-tomb1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 05-15-2009
Description: Photos show views of the gravestone of Elizabeth Boit in Lakeside Cemetery on North Avenue. The plot is located near "Rainbow Path" at the northern end of the cemetery.

digitalphoto2009-spalding-tomb1.jpg
Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 05-15-2009
Description: Photos show views of the Spaulding gravestone in Lakeside Cemetery on North Avenue. The plot is located on the southern side of the point at the extreme eastern end of the cemetery.

walsh_postcard7.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view over Crystal Lake looking east from the west shore. The rocky top of Hart's Hill is visible in the background above the houses on Main Street.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

MLD96front.jpg
Date: ca. 1936
Description: "Howard Johnson's ice cream stand and restaurant opened for business and restaurant opened for business on June 14, 1936, at the head of Lake Quannapowitt. The popular roadside 'stand' was built by…[More]

Then_now_2011_Emma_Kraus_1.jpg
Creator: Kraus, Emma
Date: 2011
Description: Original photo of south shore of Lake Quannapowitt. Current photo taken by Emma Kraus, 2011.

Then_now_2011_Emma_Kraus_2.jpg
Creator: Kraus, Emma
Date: 2011
Description: Original photo of south shore of Lake Quannapowitt with dock. Current photo taken by Emma Kraus, 2011.

postcard3.jpg
Date: ca. 1907
Description: Postcard shows a view of Lake Quannapowitt, and the upper common, including the bandstand, looking north from the corner of Main and Pearl Streets.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

postcard6.jpg
Date: ca. 1906
Description: Postcard shows Wiley's boat house on the shore of Lake Quannpowitt on Wakefield Common at the end of Spaulding Street.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard86.jpg
Date: 1915
Description: Postcard shows a view north over Lake Quannpowitt with Rosson's boat house on the far shore.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard89.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view of the beach on the southern shore of Lake Quannapowitt.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard103.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view of Lake Quannapowitt from Church Street on the southern shore.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards