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Catalog Number PC 176
Object Name Postcard
Title Bird's Eye View, West Ave. and West Street, So. Norwalk, Conn.
Description A black and white view of the intersection of North Main St., West Avenue and West St. in South Norwalk. (The northern end of what was once called West St. in now Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive). This bird's eye view is looking west from a tall building (possibly the R&G Corset Factory). Visible in left center is the First Congregational Church of South Norwalk, and at the far right is the South Norwalk Baptist Church, which burned in 1936. The Civil War Soldier's Monument is on a triangular island in the intersection.
Date ca. 1900
Studio (Germany)
Search Terms Civil War Soldiers Monument
First Congregational Church, South Norwalk
South Norwalk Baptist Church
West Avenue
West Street (Flax Hill Road)
Subjects Streets
Aerial views
Panoramic views