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  • Collection: Portraits

Mercurio.jpg
"Pop" Mercurio and Dom Jr. holding horses outside; wagon and barrels in the background


Mercurio's Market was founded in 1900 by Domenic Mercurio Sr., who used to sell fruits and vegetables door-to-door from a horse and wagon. The original storeā€¦

Burr Family.jpg
Burr family reunion at Fairfield Beach, 1906, at "Quiet" cottage

AE Jennings Memorial Room Portrait.jpg
Portrait of Annie B. Jennings (Memorial Room portrait)

AEJennings_sitting.jpg
Black and white portrait of Annie B. Jennings, seated, with two white dogs

Reagan_Ronald.jpg
President Ronald Regan delivering a speech during his visit to Fairfield, 1984.

Anti_family.jpg
A portrait of the Anti family, who immigrated from Hungary to Bridgeport in 1906. Pictured: Janos, Katalin Varga, Maria (Mary), and Janos (John) Anti.

Warner_Eva.jpg
Eva Follett became the second wife of Ira DeVer Warner, co-founder of Warner Brothers Corset Company in Bridgeport, when she was in her twenties and he was in his fifties.

Wright_Mabel O.jpg
Standing portrait of Mabel Osgood Wright, photographer and naturalist.

Rudkin_Margaret.jpg
Margaret Rudkin, founder of Pepperidge Farm, Inc., making bread.

Dwight_Timothy.jpg
A portrait of Timothy Dwight (1828-1916), grandson of Timothy Dwight of Greenfield Hill.
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