Main Street

Shops on Main Street in this image include Watson’s, American Shoe Shop, the Brown Derby, and the Double Eagle Billiard Parlor. On the second floor above Watson’s was the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall that was a meeting place for the Lovedale Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows as well as other fraternal organizations.

Photographer: David Peirce

Date Taken: 1950


ID#: 698-11


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