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 Lawton's Orchestra  -  ca 1900
l to r: George Lawton, Herbert Lawton, Jack Veitch.
The orchestra or sometimes referred as the LVL Trio was organized around 1900 and was under the direction of George Lawton. Herbert Lawton was a pianist.

Some of their appearances as gleemed…

View of Maynard taken from Summer Hill - 1925
Photograph of Maynard and Mill Complex taken from Summer Hill. Note dual smokestacks on the mill and the Main Street School on the right.

Middlesex Cigar Bowling Team  1917-1918
l to r
Front: George (Speck) White, George Lynch (Joe Tucker?)

Back: Cornelius Lynch, Jim Farrell, Ed Billet, Hugh Miller

Cornelius J. Lynch owner of the Middlesex Cigar Mfg. Company was the manager of the bowling team. "Speck" White was…

Fitchbury State Teachers College - Class of 1918
Front: last on right is Marion Gladys Townsend, the daughter of Benjamin and Louise Carter Townsend.

Assabet Mills and St. Bridget's Church from Summer Hill - 1905
Photograph of Maynard, the mill complex, and St. Bridget's Church taken from Summer Hill in 1905.

Walnut Street Bridge - 1932
A photo of the Walnut Street Bridge in 1932. Several Maynard citizens are posing: (r-l) Richard Sherman, Victor Kizik, Johnny ___, Roy Dean, and (unidentified).

Observation Tower on Summer Hill - ca. 1940's
The Observation Tower was built by the American Legion to watch for airplanes and was manned 24 hours per day. It was later taken over by the Coast Artillery. It was destroyed by fire on October 30, 1951.

See also: The History of Maynard,…

Veterans Memorial Park Photo Album - 1989
A photo collection of both the history of the Park and the renovation efforts to the Veteran's Memorial Park, Maynard, Mass. George Shaw was the Chairman of the Maynard Veteran's Memorial Committee. The photo album was presented by CWO Stewart T.…