Street Scenes

Park Street

Another example of an image being used as a B&W image and colorized. The next two are different colorization of the same image. These next two are the same image. This is one of the finest examples of hand coloring I have come across in postcards. It is unusual in the careful detail and that …

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Dean Street

This first image is the card that started it all. I found this in a box at a flea market around 1990 and was pleased to see the house I was living in at the time. Since that day I have always sought out Attleboro based postcards when at flea markets, yard sales and antique …

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County Street

I don’t know if they got away with it . The first line of this card says ” I am going to steal that ring” . It goes on to point out (literally) where it will be stolen then some dots over the neighborhood where they live. Might not have been the brightest move to …

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Monument Square

This was rededicated as Gilbert-Perry Square and the monument was relocated to Capron Park. This is how the arches  looked after construction.  The graceful shallow curves and proportions of the original have been distorted by the excavation of the roadway to allow all but the largest commercial trucks to pass. The addition of electric railway …

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