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The Old Crowder Brothers Scale House
Barnesville, Georgia

 
Advertisement for Barnesville buggy sales, 1907
Advertisement in the Barnesville Gazette,
22 August 1907, Volume 41

photograph of Old Crowder Brothers Scale House
      In this building are housed some of the old buggies that were manufactured in Barnesville, Lamar County, Georgia.   In the late 19th century, Barnesville was noted for its many buggy factories, producing approximately 16,000 buggies a year.   Before the advent of automobiles, everyone who was anyone purchased his fine buggy in Lamar County, Georgia.   Below are photographs of a few of the buggies that are on display at the Old Crowder Brothers Scale House in Barnesville, Georgia.
  photo of buggy at the Old Crowder Brothers Scale house photo of buggy at the Old Crowder Brothers Scale House photo of buggy at the Old Crowder Brothers Scale House Studebaker buggy at the Old Crowder Brothers Scale House
Photographs were made by Bob Fisher, August 1999.
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