Mabel Osgood Wright Photographs


Mabel Osgood Wright Photographs


Photographs of local scenes by author and naturalist Mabel Osgood Wright, scanned from hand-colored glass slides and 35mm slides.

Collection Items

Bulkley's Livery Stable
Feeding horses at Bulkley's Livery Stable on Old Post Road.

Sherman School c. 1910
The Center District School (Sherman School) on the right and the Fire House on the left. Both buildings in this photo faced the Post Road, at the corner of Reef Road. The school was on Sherman Green and the fire house stood where the stores at…

Sherman School Student Group
A group of students in front of the Sherman School in 1910. The card is labeled with "Miss Scofield."

Sherman School Eighth Grade
The figure second from the left in the second row (with arm on desk) is Katherine Burr.

Wilson's Mill School
The Wilson's Mill school which was build about 1897. In that year the school wagon plan was adopted and many small schools were closed. This building stood opposite Wilson's Mill, so it would have been on the west side of Congress St. across from…

Dwight School Students
Students at the Greenfield Hill School (Dwight School), with A. Maria Wakeman, assistant teacher.

Washington School Class Portrait
Students at the Washington School, 1930.

Washington School - Villa Avenue
Exterior view of Washington School

Stone Mill
A woman standing by the water at the Stone Mill, labeled as being on the Bronson Estate.

Country Lane
A stone wall in a country lane, with apple blossoms.
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