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  • Subject contains "Sweetser, Cornelius, 1808-1881"

Date: ca. 1900
Description: "Beginning in 1871, the Town began to repurchase some land it had previously sold between Church Street and Lake Quannapowitt. Improvements were made each year through enlargements and beautification…[More]

Creator: Sweetser, Cornelius
Description: "Born in South Reading in 1808, Cornelius Sweetser was the eldest son of Cornelius and Phoebe (Eaton) Sweetser. At the age of 20 he entered into the shoe business in Boston and later moved his trade…[More]

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Date: 09-23-2007
Description: Photos show views of the granite historical marker located at the extreme northeast corner of the Upper Common at the corner of Main and Church Streets.