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Deliverymen for the Adirondack Bottling Works in Saranac Lake

Deliverymen for the Adirondack Bottling Works in Saranac Lake

Deliverymen with an Adirondack Bottling Works truck. The bottling works, founded before 1895, claimed to be the largest bottling works in the North Country. Sold as sotrage in 1931, the buildings were destroyed by fire in 1958. Circa early 1900s. Saranac Lake, NY. Courtesy of the Saranac Lake Free Library.

The Half Way Brook ice wagon in downtown Glens Falls

The Half Way Brook ice wagon in downtown Glens Falls

A view of the businesses on the south side of Ridge Street, with the Half Way Brook ice wagon of the Hovey Fruit and Ice Company in front. The wagon was owned by Charles A. Hovey.  The businesses you can see are: The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., and Lapham & Parks, flour, feed, […]

Three men building a stack of oat hay

Three men building a stack of oat hay

Two men unloading a load of loose oats onto a stack, while a third rakes scatterings. A large stack of hay next to them. Circa 1880. Location unknown. Photo by Seneca Ray Stoddard. Courtesy of the Chapman Museum.