Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Va.

Title

Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Va.

Subject

Merchants Square (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 23
Central business districts - Virginia - Williamsburg

Description

Recto and verso of a postcard featuring a view of the Merchants Square area at the west end of Duke of Gloucester Street.

This image of businesses in Block 23, in what is known as the Arcade Building, shows the evolution of uses on Merchant's Square. Among the earliest in the shopping mall genre, the area has had a variety of tenants. Initially, it included the town's post office.

Creator

Curt Teich & Co.

Is Part Of

Postcard Collection

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

AV-2000-02-75-R
AV-2000-02-75-V

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Files

AV-2000-02-75-R.jpg
AV-2000-02-75-V.jpg

Citation

Curt Teich & Co., “Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Va.,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed June 20, 2019, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1258.