Forest Service camp, Spencer Mountain, ca. 1920

Contributed by Maine Forest Service


The fire watchman and his wife at the Spencer Mountain fire lookout camp in about 1920.

The first fire watch tower at the mountain was built in 1906 of wood. In 1927, a 12-foot steel tower replaced it.

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About This Item

  • Title: Forest Service camp, Spencer Mountain, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: T2 R13 WELS
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 13.5 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Forest Service
Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry, 18 Elkins Lane, Harlow Building, 22 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0022
(207) 287-3156

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