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Abigail May portrait, ca. 1780

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Abigail May portrait, ca. 1780

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A portrait of Abigail Williams May (1733-1811), wife of a Boston builder and lumber dealer, by an unknown artist, painted in about 1780. Abigail Williams May had family ties to Portland.

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  • Title: Abigail May portrait, ca. 1780
  • Creation Date: circa 1780
  • Subject Date: circa 1780
  • Town: Boston, Portland
  • County: Cumberland, Suffolk
  • State: MA, ME
  • Media: Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions (cm): 74 x 63
  • Local Code: A86-995
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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May, Abigail Williams, 1733-1811--Portraits


May, Abigail Williams

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Lumber industry

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