Main Street, Ripley, 1920

Contributed by Penobscot Marine Museum


Main Street in Ripley, a small agricultural town in Somerset County. The Union Church is at left and the general store at the right.

A young girl stands alone in the middle of the dirt road with no traffic in sight except for the automobile belonging to the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. parked by the store.

Eastern Illustrating took images throughout Maine and New England for use on postcards.

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About This Item

  • Title: Main Street, Ripley, 1920
  • Creator: Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co., Belfast
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Ripley
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Object Type: Image

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Penobscot Marine Museum
PO Box 498, 5 Church Street, Searsport, ME 04974
(207) 548-2529

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