Summer Cottage Building Active at Hampton Ponds

by Laurel | September 23rd, 2014

12 September 1937

Building in Holyoke

Summer Cottage Built By Israel Epstein at Hampton Ponds

Summer Cottage Built By Israel Epstein at Hampton Ponds

Holyoke, September 11 — While general building at Holyoke has been slack there has been a large amount of cottage building at Hampton ponds which was never in a more prosperous condition. Buildings as soon as erected are easily rented. The tendency the past few years has been to erect more “round-the-year” homes but the summer cottage for summer only is yet greatly in the lead. A simple and not expensive type is the one shown in the picture, one like it being glimpsed in the rear. These with half a score of others have been built this year by Israel Epstein, who has the largest single holdings of land and cottages at the ponds.

Adapted from The Springfield Sunday Union and Republican.

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