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Record 389/746
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1941
Description Seven prints and negatives of the F. B. Hayes Estate, also known as the Hayes Castle or Blake's Castle, corner of Merriam Street and Franklin Street, taken March 1941. Stone mansion on Merriam Hill that was demolished in 1941. On verso of smaller prints (taken by EBW, Jr.):
1. "The Castle. Taken below the intersection of Franklin Rd. (left) and Meriam Street, which goes up to the right."
2. "The Castle. Franklin Road side."
3. "The Castle. Franklin Road approach."
4. "The Castle. From the low meadow below Franklin Road."
5. "The Castle from entrance on Franklin Rd."
On verso of one of the larger prints:
6. "March 1941. Blake's Castle (demolition inside has commenced)"

Object ID Worthen.19.141.001
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Hayes, F. B.
Search Terms Hayes Estate, Meriam Street #60
Meriam Street #60, Hayes Estate
Hayes Castle
Blake's Castle
Subjects Estates
Estate houses
Title Hayes Castle
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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