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  • Subject is exactly "Barre-Montpelier Road"

1537 U.S. Route 302 (Berlin), Twin City Motel

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The Twin City Motel on the Barre-Montpelier Road, soon to be acquired by the Good Samaritan Haven, is a well-maintained example of Vermont’s early tourist infrastructure. Located on a busy country road between two cities, this stop provided gas,…

Barre-Montpelier Road Looking East

View of the Barre-Montpelier Road looking east toward Barre from the approximate location of today's Burger King at 1331 Barre-Montpelier Road. The stacked lumber is near where a large building that houses the Vermont Lottery Commission and Express…

228 Barre-Montpelier Road

View of the front of a residence at 228 Barre-Montpelier Road, Berlin, Vermont. There is a ladder propped up against the front and a repairman on the front roof. The lawn and trees are visible in the foreground. This residence remains much the same…

Pool and Oil Tanks

View of a motel swimming pool at 573 North Main Street, in Barre, Vermont, presumably at the Heiress Motel. A child sits on the edge of the pool with an inner tube in the water someone doing a handstand in the water with only their legs visible.…


View of two trailers next to a large puddle with the reflection of one trailer and clouds above. The possible location of this photograph is the Fecteau Homes lot at 375 River Street, Montpelier, Vermont.


View of American auto garage with several trucks parked awaiting services at 377 River St, Montpelier, Vermont. One truck is decaled with "Vt. Mobile Home Service/Parts-Service" and the phone number. There are also signs for Atlas Tires and Quaker…

Garage and Cyclist

View of a defunct gas station at 360 North Main Street, Barre, with a bicyclist riding in the foreground. In 1971 this was known as "Fred's Blue Sunoco." There is a residential building and what looks to be an industrial structure of some kind to the…

Take A Bath

View of a reader board sign propped up against the back of a car stating, "Take a Bath With Us 90c Gas 52.9 No Min!" Exact location is unknown, however we can assume it is on or near US Route 302 in Barre, Vermont.

Fill Up

View of a small gas station at 1097 US Route 302, Barre, Vermont, from the vantage point of across the highway. The station has signs advertising "Highway Oil" at 54 cents a gallon, and a hand painted sign "Open No Limit" in reference to gas…

GoGo Gas

View of the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant from the GoGo Gas parking lot across US Route 302 in Barre, Vermont. Current KFC address is 332 Barre-Montpelier Road. Farther down the road traveling West one can see the Shepard Supply Corporation and a…

Fish & Chips

View of signs and traffic thoroughfare looking west down US Route 302 in Berlin, Vermont. A Sign in the immediate foreground states "H. Salt Esquire Fish & Chips" and partially visible above "[Fr]ied Chick[en]" of the Kentucky Fried Chicken sign.…

Mr. C's Dairy Bar

A photograph taken at night depicting Mr. C's Dairy Bar at 545 North Main Street, Barre, Vermont. Cars are parked in the foreground and the lit-up production area is visible. A "Mr. C's Dairy Bar Burgers Fries Dogs" sign is lit along the top…