Contributed by Franco-American Collection
Members of Les Diables Rouges (the Red Devils), a snowshoe club (raquetteurs) in Lewiston.
Identified on the back of the photo are Roland Cailler, Ernest Morency, Vic Fournier, Lorenzo Drouin, Lucien Rivard, Bob Richard, Fernand Despins, Lucien Roux, Ray Simpson, [?] Provencher and Rosner Bouvier.
The club's uniforms were red and white and member Fernand Despins played Santa Claus in Lewiston for many years wearing his Diables Rouges uniform.
About This Item
- Title: Les Diables Rouges, Lewiston, ca. 1935
- Creation Date: circa 1935
- Subject Date: circa 1935
- Town: Lewiston
- County: Androscoggin
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 17.1 cm x 12.5 cm
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
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LC Subject Headings
- French Americans--Maine--Lewiston
- Group portraits
- Snowshoes & snowshoeing--Maine--Lewiston
- Athletic clubs--Maine--Lewiston
- Cailler, Roland
- Morency, Ernest
- Fournier, Vic
- Drouin, Lorenzo
- Rivard, Lucien
- Richard, Bob
- Despins, Fernand
- Lucien, Roux
- Simpson, Ray
- Bouvier, Rosner
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