Archive for April, 2010

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Marlboro Hose Co. on King Street

April 12, 2010

Marlboro Fire Co. gathered on King Street. Local businesses at the time, Chas. Lester Plumbing and Heating and McGowan’s Hotel can be seen in the background. Photo from the Badner Collection.

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1896 photo of Marlboro businesses

April 5, 2010

The photo is dated 1896 and is from the Badner collection. Although this photo looks pretty withered and has writing on it, I feel that this photo has a lot to offer. Through the pencil markings, we can learn the changes this building underwent. Click on the photo to view a larger image.