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Blizzard 1934.jpg
Showing snowfall and vehicles parked along the street

CT Tercentenary Bench.jpg
Four figures sitting on a bench near Town Hall Green, at a celebration in honor of Connecticut's tercentenary. Pictured are Mrs. Fred Burr (in white) and Annie B. Jennings.

CT Tercentenary parade.jpg
Marching band as part of parade for Fairfield celebration of Connecticut's centenary.

CT tercentenary parade2.jpg
Stratford Legion Drum Corps marching in parade in Fairfield in honor of Connecticut's tercentenary, 1935.

Memorial day parade police.jpg
Judge Ned Ostmark (center) leads a parade, with police on motorcycles and horseback, along the Post Road in 1947. The first Memorial Day parade probably took place in 1923 and has been an important part of the town’s commemoration ever since.

Greenfield Hill Fire Department.jpg
Engine #5, Greenfield Hill Fire Department (Co. #5)

McKesson ca. 1970.jpg
McKesson Laboratories building at Kings Highway and Grasmere Avenue

McKesson Laboratories was a plant that manufactured drugs and cosmetics. It closed during the 1980's and was demolished in 1989.

"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 store…

Burr's District School.jpg
Group of about 24 students and teacher outside of Burr District School.

Fairfield High School 1920.jpg
Exterior view of Fairfield High School building and flagpole. Children playing in grass; figure standing on porch.
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