Chase's Carry, 1911

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Chase's Carry, 1911

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Henry Withee and Horace Bailey at Chase's Carry along the Allagash in 1911.

After running -- rather than carrying -- Withee wrote, "If any person wishes to qualify as to endurance and skill, let him present an affidavit of having gone through Chase’s Carry without mishap. … I believe there is no equal stretch of rough going in Maine."

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About This Item

  • Title: Chase's Carry, 1911
  • Creator: Withee, Henry L.
  • Creation Date: 1911
  • Subject Date: 1911
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 1955, Box 1/2 (#66)
  • Collection: Henry L. Withee collection
  • Object Type: Image

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