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Bishops Corner, West Hartford
before 1994
Architect:Designed by Richard Welling , American, 1926 - 2009
Drawing; black ink on paper
Sheet (height x width): 18 x 23 3/4in. (45.7 x 60.3cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Richard Welling Family
Description: Drawing of a shopping plaza and parking lot at Bishops Corner, West Hartford. The stores depicted are, from left to right, The Children's Place, F.W. Woolworth Co., Doubleday, and Peck & Peck. The parking lot is full of automobiles and there are about two dozen people pictured walking to and from their cars and standing outside the stores.
Date Note: The date is based on a telephone directory, which contained listings for The Children's Place and Peck & Peck.
Inscription: Recto, bottom, handwritten in pencil: "|[left-pointing arrow, horizontal line] 9 3/4" [horizontal line, right-pointing arrow]|" Verso, top right, handwritten in pencil: "42"
Object Number: 2012.284.5610
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