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View of the U.S. Custom House (at left) on Main Street in Franklin, Vermont, with Customs flag flying and Deputy Collector & Inspector Adolphus Dewing Whitney standing on the town scale. Mr. Whitney and his family lived in the house standing next to the general store on the right. Vintage postcard photo franked in 1909.