Paint Shop / Japanning Building

2014-06-21 MM Rhodes & Sons Co. Tour

Among Marc Belanger's albums



  • MM Rhodes & Sons, Inc.

    Main Building, built 1880

  • MM Rhodes & Sons, Inc.

    Japanning Building / Paint Shop (built 1850s).

  • M. M. Rhodes Tour

    George Rhodes gives an overview of the company's history, with a display of recent and historic products produced by the company. A photo of his great-great grandfather Marcus Morton Rhodes hangs on the wall.


  • Main Shop, 1st Floor


  • Paint Shop / Japanning Building

    The oldest building on the property, dating from the 1850s. According to the owners, this was originally an umbrella factory. It was purchased by MM Rhodes in the 1860s, for the manufacture of coffin tacks and other small metal items. Around 1872, he bega…

  • Paint Shop / Japanning Building

    The oldest building on the property, dating from the 1850s.


  • Main Shop, 3rd Floor


  • Main Building Framing

    Note the decorative details atop the wood columns.

  • Framing and Millwork, 3rd floor



  • Framing for hoist, 3rd floor

    Most of the knob-and-tube wiring is still live.

  • 3rd floor millwork


  • Door - 2nd floor



  • Spare Parts

    On the 2nd floor

  • Spare Parts


  • 2nd floor framing and millwork



  • Main Building, 2nd floor


  • Main Building, 2nd floor


  • Main Building, 2nd floor



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