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Title Mill Yard Renewal, Skeleton of New Hampshire Plaza Tower in Foreground
Catalog Number 2004.500.035
Description View looking west from the construction site of the New Hampshire Plaza Tower seen on the right. In the foreground tennements or buildings have been raised, beyond is Canal Street, the Upper Canal with Canal Bridges, and the old Amoskeag Mill Yard, Central Division. According to the 1909 Amoskeag Manufacturing Company drawing the following mills are visible. The Machine Shop; # 9 Mill, and the # 9 Mill Picker House. In the front is the # 2, # 6 , and the # 1 Mill, to the left is the # 3 Mill; and behindis the # 7 Mill and the # 4 & # 5 Mill Picker House.

Crossing the Merrimack River is the Notre Dame Bridge and Bridge Street. On the north west side of the river just over the bridge are the Stark Mills, and the Coolidge Mills. South of Bridge Street is the # 11 Mill and the # 12 Mill. In front of the # 11 Mill is the Cloth Store House. To the east is Interstate 293/F. E. Everett Turnpike.
Place Manchester/New Hampshire
Date 1971
Year Range from 1971
Photographer Gould, Ernest
Subjects Amoskeag Manufacturing Company
Construction Site
Hampshire Plaza
Notre Dame Bridge
Bridge Street
Canal Street
Canal Bridges
Upper Canal
Machine Shop
Machine Shop Central Division
# 9 Mill
# 9 Mill Central Division
# 9 Mill Picker House
# 9 Mill Picker House Central Division
# 6 Mill
# 6 Mill Central Division
# 2 Mill
# 2 Mill Central Division
# 2 Mill Central Division with Tower
# 1 Mill
# 1 Mill Central Division
# 3 Mill
# 3 Mill Central Division
# 4 & 5 Mill Picker House
# 4 & 5 Mill Picker House Central Division
# 7 Mill
# 7 Mill Central Division
Merrimack River-Manchester-New Hampshire
Stark Mills (West)
Chicopee Manufacturing Company
Chicopee Mill
Coolidge Mill
Coolidge Mill Northern Division
# 11 Mill
# 11 Mill Central Division
# 12 Mill
# 12 Mill Central Division
Cloth Store House
Cloth Store House Central Division
Interstate 293
F. E. Everett Turnpike
Number of images 1
Collection MHA Photoprint Collection
Accession number 2004.500