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Grand Rapids in 1856

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Hall School Construction (25)

Hall School Construction (25)

Universal Studio - 1956

This photograph is the same as number 22 in the series taken two months later. Six ladders can be seen in the photo, three on the left side of the hall and three on the right. The ceiling tiles are almost all in place, but light fixtures have not been put in the openings. From left to right in the photo are building items and equipment including a coil of rope, two sawhorses, one of the ladders leans against the window opening, stacked cartons with "KenTile" on the side could be floor tiles, a large can probably containing adhesive, an electrical cord lies on the hall floor, an open folding ladder, a wheelbarrow with a shovel inside, another large can, and paper held down with wood planks covers the stairs. A workman stands in the center of the photo.


Full Details

TitleHall School Construction (25)
CreatorUniversal Studio
FormatPhotograph 7 1/2 X 9 1/4 in.

Title by cataloger. Noted on back, 8/7/6 lower hall facing west . Stamped, Universal Studio, 1592 Plainfield NE, Grand Rapids, MI.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Community Archives and Research Center (CARC), Grand Rapids, MI.

InstitutionCommunity Archives and Research Center (CARC)
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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