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M.A. Baskind Co. Building
Date:
1949
Creator:
N/A
Collection #:
MSP331-F01-I01
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/8" x 10"

Description:
Equitable Assurance Company purchased these buildings for demolition to make way for its Gateway Center Project.

Notes:
Moe Baskind established a wallpaper business which was a leading supplier in the retail trade by the 1940s. The building to the left (423 Liberty Avenue) was the Commonwealth Heating-Furnaces Company owned by Bensil Inc.

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