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Name Converse Bridge

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PH 1978.14 - William A. Withington Photograph Collection

This collection contains black and white photographs, negatives, and two maps of the Boston Metropolitan era produced by William A. Withington when preparing for his dissertation, Land Use and Change in a Residential Suburb: Winchester, Massachusetts, 1930-1950. The collection contains many scenes of Winchester, including pictures of schools, businesses, railways, and houses. The photographs provide insight into the natural and built landscapes of Winchester and the surrounding areas during the middle of the twentieth century.

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PH 2005.18 - Wentworth Photograph Collection

This collection contains Wentworth family photographs of Winchester places and events. The photographs includes images of Winchester Town Center, churches, houses, and sporting events. Prints for many of the photographs have been made; others exist solely as negatives. The views listed below are those printed.

Image of 1200.01.134 - Mill Pond Winchester, Mass.

1200.01.134 - Mill Pond Winchester, Mass.

Mill Pond, looking toward the Converse Bridge and Locatelli Block on Main Street, probably photographed during the early 1940s or early 1950s. Filene's is located in the near end of the Locatelli building. In the right background is the spire of the Congregational Church. Unused, possibly a test print for a postcard. See also 1200.01.52.

Image of 1200.10.181 - Main Street

1200.10.181 - Main Street

Main Street between Mystic Valley Parkway and the railroad overpass. On the left is the Locatelli Building.

Image of 1200.10.182 - Main Street

1200.10.182 - Main Street

Main Street between Mystic Valley Parkway and the rotary, crossing the Converse Bridge. On the far left is the Locatelli Building. On the right is the Mill Pond Building.

Image of 1200.10.220

1200.10.220 -

Waterfield Road at the intersection with Thompson Street, site of the current Post Office built 1927-28. The houses were formerly on Purrington Place, now the site of Winchester Terrace. In the background are the Converse Bridge and Winchester High School

Image of 1200.11.100 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.100 - Converse Bridge

Center Falls Dam at Mill Pond. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.101 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.101 - Converse Bridge

Center Falls Dam at Mill Pond, looking toward Converse Place, showing the signs of the dry summer. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.102 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.102 - Converse Bridge

Center Falls Dam at Mill Pond. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.103 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.103 - Converse Bridge

Center Falls Dam at Mill Pond, looking at Converse Place, with the Winchester Savings Bank in the middle and Mill Pond Building at the right. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.126 - Mill Pond

1200.11.126 - Mill Pond

Mill Pond, looking toward Mystic Valley Parkway and Main Street. The Unitarian Church is behind the trees on the left. The Converse Bridge is on the right. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.362 - Aberjona River High Water

1200.11.362 - Aberjona River High Water

Aberjona River high water in January 1958 at the Converse Bridge and Center Falls Dam

Image of 1200.11.375 - Aberjona River High Water

1200.11.375 - Aberjona River High Water

Aberjona River high water in 1963 at the Converse Bridge

Image of 1200.11.376 - Aberjona River High Water

1200.11.376 - Aberjona River High Water

Aberjona River high water in 1963 at the Converse Bridge. The Locatelli Block, including Filene's, is in the background on Main Street.

Image of 1200.11.383 - Aberjona River Flood of 1979

1200.11.383 - Aberjona River Flood of 1979

Aberjona River flood of 1979 at the Converse Bridge, looking dowstream toward the Locatelli Block on Main Street. Stetson Hall is visible in the right background.

Image of 1200.11.384 - Aberjona River Flood of 1979

1200.11.384 - Aberjona River Flood of 1979

Aberjona River flood of 1979 at the Converse Bridge, looking upstream. The Mill Pond Building is in the background.

Image of 1200.11.392 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.392 - Converse Bridge

Converse Bridge over the Aberjona River showing also the Winchester Laundry Building on Converse Place as it looked after being renovated in 1973 into the Professional Building and Town Hall tower. A canoe with unidentified occupants is heading toward the Center Falls Dam.

Image of 1200.11.402 - Converse Bridge

1200.11.402 - Converse Bridge

The Converse Bridge, constructed during the Mill Pond improvement project of 1914-1915.

Image of 1200.11.54 - Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915

1200.11.54 - Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915

Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915. Construction of the Converse Bridge and Center Falls Dam. In the background (l-r) are the Winchester Laundry building, Town Hall, and houses on Washington Street. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.

Image of 1200.11.55 - Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915

1200.11.55 - Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915

Mill Pond Improvement Project 1914-1915. Construction of the Converse Bridge and Center Falls Dam. In the background are the High School (now Lincoln Elementary School) and houses on Washington Street. Mill Pond is part of the Aberjona River.