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SR186 Martha Washington Candies

FILES

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Dublin Core

Title

SR186 Martha Washington Candies

Description

This interior view of the Martha Washington Candies store shows what the company considered its “Southern Factory.” Martha Washington Candies Roanoke franchise was started by W.G. Baldwin at 310 S. Jefferson Street in 1914. Mr. Baldwin was of the famed Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency.

Creator

unknown

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

1916

Contributor

Nelson Harris, George Wade

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Digital Postcard

Type

Still Image

Identifier

sr186

Is Version Of

Salem and Roanoke County in Vintage Postcards by Nelson Harris (2005)

Citation

unknown, “SR186 Martha Washington Candies,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed February 27, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/sr186.