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There is currently no available "Beginner" label. The following is the default level label: Opened for business only a few hours each week at first, the Franklin Savings Institution was located on the second floor of a building on Bank Row in Greenfield, Massachusetts. It was incorporated on April 2, 1834 in the midst of a major depression. The bank thrived and when it outgrew its original space in 1911, it was moved to a new site on the corner of Main and Federal Streets in Greenfield.

 

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Sign-"Franklin Savings Institution"

date   c. 1850
width   31.5"
height   40.25"
process/materials   wood
item type   Public Announcements/Sign
accession #   #1993.11


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