Diantha Cole Edwards Memorial, 1859

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Diantha Cole Edwards Memorial, 1859

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Description

The wreath and interlocking circles design indicate that Lorenda (upper) and Charlie were deceased when this memorial was made.

Lorenda's hair was used in the memorial. It was obtained when her grave was moved 20 years after her death.

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About This Item

  • Title: Diantha Cole Edwards Memorial, 1859
  • Creator: Cole, Diantha
  • Creation Date: 1859
  • Subject Date: 1859
  • State: ME
  • Media: Silk and hair on paper
  • Local Code: 1945*
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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