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This house was in North Dana, Massachusetts. Three stories high at the back, the lower story housed a Dry Goods store. Dry Goods stores sold cloth, ribbons and other sewing materials. North Dana was one of the towns that was submerged in 1938 when the Swift River Valley was flooded to create the Quabbin Reservoir. The Quabbin provides water for Boston and other eastern Massachusetts towns.

 

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Witt Residence

creator   Unidentified
date   c. 1910
height   3.0"
width (mount)   5.5"
width   4.5"
height (mount)   3.5"
process/materials   paper print
item type   Photograph/Photograph
accession #   #1997.08.01.130


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See Also...

"Old Buildings are Moved out of Quabbin Area" article from scrapbook on Quabbin Reservoir

"An Atlas of the Quabbin Valley Past and Present"

"Quabbin Reservoir Water Starts Flowing" article from Quabbin Reservoir scrapbook


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