Type of Work: Retail and Services

Working as an accountant in Saranac Lake

When Fobare’s first husband was finishing up his schooling in Louisiana, she had to work to support them. Even though she didn’t have a high school diploma, she got a job working for a Certified Public Accountant who said he would teach her everything she needed to know. She learned to work as an accountant, […]

Woods Laundry & Dry-Cleaning employees in Tupper Lake

Employees for the Woods Laundry & Dry-Cleaning company on High Street. Pictured are: Larry Wood (driving the horses), Ernie Wood (standing next to the horses), Red Gilbert (running board of the truck), Ernest Trudeau (running board back). Pictured standing: Ernest Reando, Edith Scanlon Johnson, Mrs. Frank Wood, Frank Wood, Gert Ellis, Aldea Reando, and Leo […]

The Board of Directors at the Tupper Lake National Bank

The Board of Directors for the Tupper Lake National Bank. Pictured are: Macel Richer, Bud Murray, Ray McGill, John Littlefield, Dr. Carl Fenton, Darwin Ginsel, Frank Bincze, Sam Parmalee, John Hosley, Leroy Pickering, Stuart Nichols, and Peter Day. 197os or ’80s. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.

Workers at Larkin Fuel Service in Tupper Lake

Workers at Larkin Fuel Service in Tupper Lake

Outside Larkin Fuel Service; the sign advertises disel, gas, fuel oil, and 24-hour burner service. Among those pictured are Jim Larkin, Lynn Larkin, Leo Sarazay, Tim Larkin, Lawrence Quesnell, Shawn Larkin, Don Dechene (in truck), and Chris Jessie. 1996 or 1997. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.

Workers for the Tupper Lake Furniture Company

Four men outside the Tupper Lake Furniture Company pose unloading a piano. William H. White is pictured in the photo. Circa 1935. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.

Inside Aseel’s Jewelry Store in Tupper Lake

Inside Aseel’s Jewelry Store in Tupper Lake

Workers behind the counter at Aseel’s Jewelry Store. Front to back: owner Alfred Abraham Aseel, George Fayad, Juliet Laforest, and Mr. Haja. Circa 1930. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.

Businesses on Maid’s Corner in Tupper Lake

Businesses on Maid’s Corner in Tupper Lake

Businesses in downtown Tupper Lake on Maid’s Corner. L. C. Maid’s Pharmacy is on the far right. In the middle of the block with arched pillars is the theater. Circa 1915. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.