Bert Dutil, Lewiston, ca. 1961

Contributed by Franco-American Collection


Bert Dutil of Lewiston served as president of the American Snowshoe Union in 1961-62.

He belonged to the Club Passe-Temps and was a founder of the Pine Tree Warriors, a drum and bugle corps.

Snowshoe clubs were an important part of the Franco-American culture in Lewiston. They held three-day conventions every winter and served as year-round social and athletic clubs, with clubhouses, bands, and, often, baseball or bowling teams.

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About This Item

  • Title: Bert Dutil, Lewiston, ca. 1961
  • Creation Date: circa 1961
  • Subject Date: circa 1961
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12.5 cm x 18 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545

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