Date of Restoration
Date Moved or Destroyed
Macomber-Sylvia Building photograph taken in December 1976 showing restoration of storefront, gable dormer, and arched windows. All was complete except the hanging of the new door. On January 18, 1977 the building was destroyed by a gas explosion.
71-73 Union Street, New Bedford, MA
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"Macomber-Sylvia Building 072: Restoration Nearly Complete" (2021). Images. 620.
Macomber-Sylvia, Macomber-Silvia, New Bedford, MA