Drawbridge, Mystic, CT

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Description

Collodion glass negative by Everett A. Scholfield.  Scene shows Mystic, CT, 1866 -- the old wooden drawbridge prior to its replacement that same year with the first iron bridge, Washington Hall (Exchange Block), to right is Asa Fish grocery and dry goods store, Hoxie house partly visible as well as Steamboat hotel.