Cripple Creek, Colo. Hastings [sic] Market 1st & Bennet [sic]
Other title: Cripple Creek, Colorado Hastain's Market
Exterior view of C. C. Irwin Groceries (formerly H. A. Hastain's Market), 135 Bennett Avenue, Bell Brothers Building, First (1st) Street and Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; three horse-drawn wagons are parked in front of building packed with boxes and sacks of food, household items, and brooms; men stand and sit on or near wagons; "C.C. Irwin-Fancy Fruits, Vegetables" and "C.C. Irwin-Fancy Meats, Groceries" is lettered on street-level windows; a two-story flat-roof brick rectangular commercial building on corner has storeroom windows with transoms and a slightly recessed double entry door at center of building with awning extended over windows and doorway; transom above door has number "101" and number "103" is above side entry with sign attached stating "Furnished Rooms"; second- story has two semi-circular windows with arcading and two center flat windows with shelf, and "Bell Bros." lettering in center. Bell Brothers Building was constructed by Sherman and Edward Bell after the 1896 fires. Background view includes the First Methodist Episcopal Church (corner of Carr Avenue and First Street).
[1905 or 1906]
Formerly negative F34314.; Title hand printed on back of photoprint; also handwritten: "1904."; R7100006756
1 copy photonegative ; 10 x 13 cm. (4 x 5 in.); 1 photoprint ; 12 x 17 cm. (4 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Bell Brothers Building (Cripple Creek, Colo.)
Source: Gwen Goldsberry 4/12/75
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