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Title
Claremont real estate office
Publication Information
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
City of Claremont History Collection
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact Honnold Mudd Library Special Collections at http://libraries.claremont.edu/sc
Description
The Claremont real estate office on College Avenue. On the roof is a sign [illegible] and two people sit on the front porch. At the top is printed " May 1962," the date when this print was made from the original. Attached to the photograph is a caption, which has been cropped out. "Looking up College Ave from first street. The dark oak tree stands in front of Mable Bridges Hall of music today. In 1887 the Real Estate office was the center of all sales in Claremont. In 1895 the office was turned to face south & was the city's first kindergarten & later it was sold to Dean Norton who moved it to the east side of his home on 7th st & rented it to students. It still stands there today.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chc/id/279
Subject
Buildings
Business enterprises
Claremont (Calif.)
Commercial buildings
Trees
Source
Black and white photograph, 5 x 3.5 inches: Claremontiana Photo Archive; Buildings - Houses - Folder 1
Relation
City of Claremont History Collection - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/chc

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