Milton History

a pictorial history of Milton, PA

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The Flood of 1889 - Looking west toward the river from Arch Street

Picture courtesy of the Milton Historical Society

Lots of detail to see here when you zoom in. On the left is Moore’s Grocery at 68, Krause & Company at 66, two small buildings where the Swartz Grocery will be built later at 58, the Elks Lodge at 50-56. Continuing across Bound Avenue are the Broadway House hotel and the Swartz Marble building. Across Elm Street are the Cadwallader buildings.

Starting on the right from Front Street are the roof of the Hackenberg building next to Lincoln Park, the Buoy building at 1-5, unknown building, the Hastings building at 11. The tops of the remaining buildings visible over the trees have not been identified.