SUE TAYLOR tours the Mountain Democrat photographer through the upper level of the Herrick Building. Restoration of the building is expected to begin the week of Aug. 5. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum
THE LOWER LEVEL of the Herrick Building.
THEY TOOK EVERYTHING but the kitchen sink out of the upper level of the Hangman's Tree building. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum
SUE TAYLOR admires the mural in the former Hangman's Tree Bar. Work will begin first with the Herrick Building next door.
THE HANGING DUMMY wears a hardhat and safety vest in preparation for the main work to begin on the Herrick Building on Main Street in Placerville Aug. 5. Democrat photos by Krysten Kellum