Type of Work: Transportation

Driving taxis in Saranac Lake

Howard Riley was born in a farmhouse in 1930 in Gabriels. Eventually, their family moved to Saranac Lake, where his father found work at Trudeau Sanatorium. After graduating from high school in 1948, Howard started working full-time as a taxi driver.

Moving Salamy’s grocery store in Tupper Lake

Moving Salamy’s grocery store in Tupper Lake

Moving Salamy’s grocery store, located on the corner of Park St. and Boyer Ave. Note the building in on cribbing and the old foundation is on the foreground. 1957. 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.