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171. Saturday in Town

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Legend of Saturday in Town
- Albion, Michigan

Before the days of paved roads and motorized vehicles, it was common practice to make due with what was on hand and to limit visits to town to once a week or even less than that.

Since weekdays were for farm chores, and Sundays for church, that left Saturdays to come to town to pick up needed items, and perhaps to sell some items also.

This scene could be any town in America, but looking closely, it is Albion, Michigan, at the corner of Cass Street and Superior Street, kitty corner to where the Coca-Cola Mural would be painted in 1922.

Since this view is before motoried vehicles, it might be from the time around 1910. There were other murals painted on the walls of buildings, and there was a drug store on this corner, where one might pick up drugs, books and stationery as well as perfumes and Kodak products.

Kodak was founded in 1888. Learn more about Albion’s location as the hub of Michigan hiking trails, the restoration happening downtown, and these businesses at AlbionMich.net.

Print #171 - Saturday in Town - Albion, Michigan

Vibrant color Giclée prints by Maggie LaNoue are archive quality with fade resistant ink and acid free paper. They are fade-resistant prints lasting up to 100 years under glass.



Michigan Prints are now acid-free!
More information about the three sizes of prints.

Our most popular print is the medium print. The print itself is 8 1/2" x 11" and hand-signed by the artist in archive-quality "silver" ink. The print is museum-quality 100% cotton rag matted to 11" x14" with all conservation materials. On the back is the legend, with information about the scene and its history. We also include mini photos of related scenes, about Giclée prints and about the artist. Each print comes in a clear acid-free baggie. Medium prints are $60.

We also offer a mini print which is 3 1/2" x 5" and matted with acid-free materials to 5" x 7". The print is hand initialled by the artist in archive quality "silver" ink. There is a legend on the back of each print that is removable and can be added to the back of your frame later if desired. Price is $20.

Our large print is approximately 11" x 14 1/2". This print is hand-signed and shipped rolled. It has the same legend and art information as the medium size print. Large prints are $120.
There are also larger (30" across) custom-made prints available for some of the designs, please contact us to ask about availability of a particular scene.

Acid-Free Note Cards 5" x 7" are also available.
Each note card has a legend on the back of the card.
Price for the note cards is $6 each.

For orders up to $40 - $5
From $40 - $100 - $12
For orders $100 and up - $19


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