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Herbert Washington (foreground) and Charles Bullen Dunn (background) sit in the bow of two canoes on the shores of Ragged Lake in August of 1887; seated in the stern are their two guides.
Game laws at the end of the 19th century meant to attract wealthy out-of-state sportsman -- allowed John Dunn and his sporting companions to combine hunting and fishing in the summer months.
About This Item
- Title: Ragged Lake, 1887
- Creator: Dunn, John W.
- Creation Date: 1887
- Subject Date: 1887
- County: Piscataquis
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12 cm x 19 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 447, Box 1
- Collection: Dunn, John W. G. (John Warner Grigg) photographs and diaries
- Object Type: Image
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(207) 774-1822 x219
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