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Catalog Number 1981.000.0201
Collection Ridgefield Press Old Ridgefield
Object Name clippings
Scope & Content Ridgefield Press Old Ridgefield photos for the year 1981

(all photos by Josef Hartmann; all previous to 1930)

1/8 -- unidentified infant
1/15 -- very young child, identified only as "Cobb little girl"
1/22 -- Herbert H. Whitlock of Catoonah Street as an infant, 1907
2/5 -- Sidney Farrar, later James Hackert, house on Farrar Lane
2/12 -- 1912-13 Locomobile at the side of the road with a wheel fallen off
2/19 -- Alice Doubleday Holbrook as a young girl, shown with two unidentified boys
2/26 -- possibly the garden of the George G. Shelton estate on the Ridgefield/Lewisboro line
3/5 -- Altnacraig on High Ridge, ca. 1910-20
3/12 -- Keeler Tavern gardens when owned by Cass Gilbert
3/19 -- very young child, identified only as "Simonson baby"
3/26 -- semi-pro baseball team, n. d.
4/2 -- the entire student body of the Center (Garden) School, ca. 1915
4/9 -- unidentified infant, possibly Lou Girolmetti
4/16 -- unidentified young man in his teens
4/23 -- Rita Potter as an infant, ca. 1917
4/30 -- unidentified very young boy with a toy horse
5/7 -- Jeanie Watt Anderson at 2-3 years, ca. 1921
5/14 -- unidentified young girl
5/21 -- house directly south of the Keeler tavern, opposite the Fountain, ca. 1930
5/28 -- Helen Lusk, daughter of St. Stephen's Rev. William B. Lusk and Mrs. Lusk
6/4 -- infant identified only as "Colby baby"
6/11 -- uncommon rear view of Wesley Hall, ca. 1920's
6/18 -- the former Petroni residence at the corner of Branchville Road and Ivy Hill
6/25 -- unidentified interior, early 20th century
7/2 -- unidentified young woman
7/9 -- the Center/Garden School building being torn down in 1956
7/16 -- Serafino and Antonio Bedini family, ca. 1920
7/23 -- Northrup children, Ferndale Farm on Spectacle Lane, ca. 1903
7/30 -- house now called "Ashland Cottage", two doors south of St. Stephen's South Hall, when it was the Pines Inn in the 1930s
8/6 -- possibly a view from Casagmo
8/13 -- the K. E. B. service station (now Ridgefield Mobil) on Danbury Road, ca. 1920
8/20 -- view from an unidentified porch
8/27 -- unidentified mother and daughter
9/3 -- Catherine Appleton, Margaret Starr (Jessup), Beatrice Starr, 1916
9/10 -- two women on a rustic looking porch, ca. 1920
9/17 -- Mr. and Mrs. Sante Bertotti and daughter Dominica; Mr. Bertotti was the superintendent at the Wiggin estate on Peaceable Street.
9/24 -- three elderly sisters
10/1 -- unidentified house
10/8 -- five Rockwell sisters, daughters of Joel L. and Anna Rockwell, sisters of George L. Rockwell
10/15 -- unidentified house
10/22 -- apparently four generations of male relatives
10/29 -- Hulda Hickok (greatgrandmother), Elizabeth Hickok (grandmother), Ellie Keeler Gorham (mother), Josephine Gorham, ca. 1896
11/5 -- the Libby (at the time of the column) place on Nod Road near Branchville Road; sheep on the lawn. Also in 10/23/80.
11/12 -- three sisters (?), ca. 1920
11/19 -- unidentified building
11/24 -- unidentified family, may be the LaBarr family. Several exchanges between Francis Martin and Dick Venus and Tabby Carboni about the correct identity are included.
12/3 -- two unidentified young women, possibly sisters
12/4 -- three unidentified young women
12/17 -- home of Dr. Russell Lowe on north Main Street (531), later the Yanity residence.
12/22 -- Gilbert home at the corner of Main and Gilbert Streets; the house is now considerably altered and used for apartments
12/30 -- unidentified husband, wife, and child, early 20th century
Title Old Ridgefield photos from 1981
Caption July 2, 1981
Accession number 1981.000
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
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