my downtown. November 4, 2009 11.04.09. city hall archives. my downtown 15 Comments Share: ERIN BOYLE Older Post Newer PostYou Might Also Like my week in objects (mostly). August 29, 2014 secret: i’m terrible at drinking water. May 30, 2013 roses, one year later. May 14, 201215 Comments Reply Amanda Nicole November 4, 2009 at 5:45 pmWhat is it about archives that make them feel so magical? The smell, the boxes, the books, the radiators… wonderful photos. Reply Stacey November 4, 2009 at 6:36 pmThe image of the old books lined up is dreamy and warm, I love it!! Reply Kimberly November 4, 2009 at 7:01 pmYour downtown looks beautiful, I love the photographs. Reply Emily November 4, 2009 at 7:14 pmI love city hall archives! I went to the Portland, Maine City Hall to look up the history of my parent's old farmhouse and it looked very similar! Also, I loved how it smelled – the aging records, dust – so great! Reply annette November 4, 2009 at 8:21 pmLovely collection of photographs Erin! I especially love the one of the linen covered books. Reply olivia rae November 4, 2009 at 9:14 pmLOVE the old books. xo Reply Grace@PoeticHome November 4, 2009 at 9:15 pmAh, the allure of old books and knowledge. I love this week! Reply cindy November 4, 2009 at 10:12 pmyes, the books, the books. that wonderful aroma and the knowledge contained within, of course. love this set. Reply denise November 4, 2009 at 11:38 pmI love all of the books! Reply Callie Grayson November 5, 2009 at 2:43 ami have an obsession with old city books!! they are full of history and I just love to sit and read through them, crazy yes, but I love it!!great photos!!xxcallie Reply nadia November 6, 2009 at 1:42 pmi have spent many hours at city hall, thought i would not miss it-but you made me miss it. Reply Amy November 6, 2009 at 5:14 pmGreat photos! I really like the doors and the book spines. I've never been in but I'm going to have too. Hoping to get in to take some photos this weekend down near Westminster and Pine St. Reply Brit November 7, 2009 at 10:28 pmLovely pictures! Those books look antique, they're beautiful! Reply Michelle Shopped November 14, 2009 at 6:32 pmthat looks like the providence biltmore? Reply agirl November 24, 2009 at 10:01 pmYour photos and your blog are both lovely and inspiring. Thank you! Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyName * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Comments are moderated.