Poland Spring House, ca. 1886
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Horses and a carriage in front of the Poland Spring House, a resort that drew hundreds of visitors to Maine's fresh air, the rural setting, and to the therapeutic mineral water of Poland Spring.
The Poland Spring House was the summer hotel for the resort. Originally built in 1876 it was added onto numerous times throughout the following decades.
James G. Blaine is in the carriage at the far right.
- Title: Poland Spring House, ca. 1886
- Creation Date: circa 1886
- Subject Date: circa 1886
- Town: Poland Spring
- County: Androscoggin
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 17.6 x 25.5
- Object Type: Image
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LC Subject Headings
Hiram Ricker & Sons
Ricker, Hiram, 1809-1893
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893
Carriages & coaches--Maine--Poland Spring
Poland Spring Hotel (Poland Spring, Me.)
Mineral waters--Maine--Poland Spring
Mineral water industry--Maine--Poland Spring
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