Louis Bell and Joseph Higgins's General Store

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Description Photograph of the Louis Bell & Joseph Higgins store in Laytonsville, circa 1900. Bell and Higgins were brothers-in-law, and they opened this general store in 1885. In addition to the usual store items, Higgins & Bell carried a range of hardware items and paint. It also served for some years as a post office.

The store was razed, and the location is now the parking lot of the Town Hall.
Object ID 2009.FIC.34
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Louis Bell and Joseph Higgins's General Store
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Laytonsville Historical Center, P.O. Box 5158, Laytonsville, MD 20882     HistoricLaytonsville@gmail.com
Last modified on: December 14, 2009