Interior of Hardware Store and Post Office | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Interior of Hardware Store and Post Office

Interior of Hardware Store and Post Office | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two men posing in the interior of the Franklin Hardware Company and Eland Post Office. Jerome Francis Franklin Jr. is on the left, Jerome Francis Franklin Sr. is on the right. Between them is a coal burning parlor stove. Merchandise fills the floor and shelves on the right. On the back wall, post boxes can be seen. Jerome Francis Franklin Sr. and his son Jerome Francis Franklin Jr. alternated in the job of Postmaster.
DESCRIPTION
Two men posing in the interior of the Franklin Hardware Company and Eland Post Office. Jerome Francis Franklin Jr. is on the left, Jerome Francis Franklin Sr. is on the right. Between them is a coal burning parlor stove. Merchandise fills the floor and shelves on the right. On the back wall, post boxes can be seen. Jerome Francis Franklin Sr. and his son Jerome Francis Franklin Jr. alternated in the job of Postmaster.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:138410
Creation Date:circa 1911
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Eland
County:Shawano
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:
Genre:Photograph
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Digital image donated by Benjamin R. Franklin, great-nephew of Jerome Francis Franklin Jr. and the great-grandson of Jerome Francis Franklin Sr.
SUBJECTS
Display of merchandise
Hardware stores
Stores, Retail
Postal service
Signs and signboards
Eyeglasses
Hats
Neckties
Suits (Clothing)
Work clothes
Family
Fathers
Hairstyles
Indoor photography
Men

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