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A streetscape of multi-storey brick buildings with stores on the bottom levels and cars from the late 1960s lining the street.
Street map of Saint John showing the streets in the uptown, north end and west side.
Wooden cigar box with label on front panel – Manufactured by A.S. Hart – St. John, N.B.
Storefront with large glass window with “Havana Cigars” written at the top of the window and “Louis Green” printed at the bottom – the window displays cigars and tobacco products – two men are standing in doorway.
Text newspaper advertisement – Briar Pipes – Select Your pipe at Saint John’s Largest Pipe Store – Greatest variety of shapes. Moderate prices. Highest quality. Individually boxed. Free Gift Cards. We Specialize in Gift Pipes – Greens at the Head of King
Horse harnessed to small closed carriage with sign – Rainbow Smoking Tobacco
Newspaper advertisement – text – “Attention Ladies! Now is the time to order a Suit or Coat – Fast Service …. Good Quality … Dependable Workmanship. We have some Spring Cloth in at present. We remodel and repair Fur Coats. M. Stolar, Tailors and Furriers, 367 Main Street”
Newspaper advertisement – text – “Myer Hoffman … Serving Saint John since 1911 – New Brunswick’s Oldest Established Tailor Men’s Suits – 1, 2, and 3 button models, some with 2 trousers, Traditional, natural, - shoulders, and contemporary styles. Superb tailoring for that quality look and comfortable fit. Tropicals, wood blends, light wools to keep you looking neat and cool. Muted plaids, assorted stripings, checks, solids with a frosted look. Custom tailored to fit every man; regular, shorts and longs. Come in today for first fitting. 685 Main Street, Saint John”
Man's two-piece suit - brownish / green faintly patterned cloth - jacket has three buttons on front, three buttons on cuffs, outside pockets with flaps, breast pocket on left side, inside pockets, lined with brown satin in body with striped lining for sleeves - pants have slash side pockets and cuffs at hem.
Man seated at sewing machine
A view down the centre of Main Street with cars and trucks on the roadway and three-storey wooden buildings on either side, some with business signs including Fransblow’s Market.
A storefront with large display windows and a doorway with a sign reading “Barneys”
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