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By Evelyn Schaeffer,Richard E. Stoner

Post-World battle II Ashtabula used to be a huge nice Lakes port with a thriving downtown. neighborhood photographer Richard E. Stoner started taking photos of the growing to be urban in 1938, and for the subsequent fifty eight years, his lens captured Ashtabula's companies, industries, and voters. His advertisement bills ranged from the harbor's Pinney Dock and delivery corporation, to major Avenue's locally-owned Carlisle-Allen corporation division shop, to Ashtabula's significant struggle industries. Dick Stoner's previous images trap the Ashtabula that after was once, together with the week-long Sesquicentennial get together of 1953. His later pictures list the beginnings of basic switch in our lifestyle. additionally integrated during this quantity are a few pre-1930s pictures via Vinton N. Herron, whose paintings Stoner bought while Herron retired. For Ashtabulans, it is a relatives album. For others, it's a examine a bygone time in Midwest America.

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