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No. 286: Pierce Square Looking South
Postcard #286

Postcard. Caption on front: Pierce Square looking South, Dorchester Lower Mills, Mass. Dated Sep 5, 1912. On verso: Pub. by Thomson & Thomson, Boston, Mass. No. 1588. Printed in Germany.

 In the far distance the cupola-type structure on top of the Webb Mill can be seen. Then there is the Baker Mill and the Forbes Mill. The Forbes Mill was built some time between 1910 and 1918. The wood-frame building on the right was replaced with the Administration Building in 1918-1919. The Pierce Mill is on the left.
Map: Scan from 1918 Bromley Atlas, plate 35.
Modern image: Baker Chocolate Mill March 2003.
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Created: July 26, 2003   Modified: July 26, 2003