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    • #001 Bedford Stables

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Note found with glass plate negative: "Bedford Stables." This building was the carriage house/stables of the Chas Sooysmith estate, photos #2-4. Since Edward T Hall is said to have photographed the Sooysmith house in 1892, it is likely he took this...
    • #002 Chas Sooysmith House, Greens Farms

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Note found with glass plate negative: "Charles Sooysmith house, Greens Farms. Taken May 30, 1892. Now owned by F T Bedford." Southport Chronicle of 14 June 1892 attributed photo to Edward Hall. "Edward T Hall, our genial photographer on Center St,...
    • #003 Chas Sooysmith House, Greens Farms

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward T Hall, Jr., possibly Eugene Hall. See commentary with photo #2. This closer view of the Sooysmith house appears to have been taken from Beachside Ave. Chronicle 6 Apr 1896: "Charles Sooysmith was in town on Saturday. He will...
    • #006 Beach area Greens Farms

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Note found with glass negative: "The shore at Greens Farms." The rock formation and general contour of the beach resemble the shore line seen in photo #2, the Sooysmith property. It's possible the picture was taken by Edward T Hall Jr at the same...
    • #008 House, Westway Rd, Westport

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The E Livingston Wells coachman's house now made into Mrs Allan Kerr's house on Westway Rd, Sthport [Westport]. [On same sheet in different handwriting] "J H...
    • #009 Beachside Inn, Greens Farms

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The Beachside Inn on the waterfront in Greens Farms." This summer hotel was located on Beachside Ave, Greens Farms, just west of Frost Point. See photos #461-464....
    • #010 Hammond House, Greens Farms

    • Greens Farms, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The Hammond House, Greens Farms. 2 plates." See photo #183, which is mislabelled as "Res. of Jas Dunne, Sr." The Dunne house is shown in photo #184, a house very...
    • #014 Methodist Church, Center St & Pequot Ave

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The (new) Methodist Church Bldg at the corner of Pequot Rd & Center St." House in left background is house (built for Godfrey) which had stood on site in front of...
    • #015 Methodist Church, Church St, Rose Hill

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The original Methodist church on Church St, S'port." This church was built in 1845. It was sold in 1898 when a new church was built on Pequot Ave (See photos #12...
    • #016 Hall Block

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The ruins of the first tenement built on the corner of Main & Center Streets, S'port. Taken Jan 2, 1895. 2 plates taken the same day." On Dec 31, 1894 all the...
    • #017 Hall Block

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. See commentary photo #16. This picture was taken from Harbor Rd looking at Center St. Visible is the shell of the brick building on Center St which burned. To its left is a house which stood where the...
    • #018 Hall Block

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Edward, Clinton or Eugene Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "The front of the present Hall block corner of Main & Center Sts." This building was erected by Edward T Hall Sr after the 1894 fire. On the first floor were...
    • #019 Book with Hall Family Genealogy

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Photographer: Clinton B Hall. Note found with glass plate negative: "Photo of the pages of a book telling of the Hall Family Genealogy." Ths book is the Commemorative Biographical Record of Fairfield County, edited by Beers, published 1899 (pages...
    • #020 Book with picture of Richmond VA

    • Southport, Connecticut
    • Note found with glass plate negative: "Copy of a picture of Richmond, Virginia." The significance (if any) of Richmond to the Hall family is not known. The picture was taken outdoors. The background is believed to be the board fence which separated...

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