Book wagon on the North Green, 1898

Stories From Ipswich and the North Shore

home_on_wheels_barton_1898An itinerant family from Seattle, stopping over in 1898 behind the Congregational Church in Ipswich. The house behind the wagon is at the corner of Meeting House Green and North Main St. The caption above the banner reads, “Our book answers all questions about our travels and our house on wheels. Price 10 cents” Photo by Edward Darling,  courtesy of Bill Barton.

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