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Petit St-Jean-Baptiste, 1958

Contributed by Franco-American Collection

Roger Bouffard of Lewiston, age 6, plays the young St. John the Baptist in the annual celebration of the saint's birth in 1958. The float is at l'Eglise Ste-Croix on Lisbon Street.

Young, curly-haired boys in sheepskin clothing posed as St. John the Baptist each year.

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  • Title: Petit St-Jean-Baptiste, 1958
  • Creation Date: 1958
  • Subject Date: 1958
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 7.6 x 11.6
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545
http://www.usm.maine.edu/lac/franco/

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