Dock Square, Kennebunkport, ca. 1912
Contributed by Kennebunkport Historical Society
The presence of trolleys, horse-drawn buggies, and automobiles in this photograph of Dock Square in Kennebunport reveals a historic transition in transportation.
Automobiles eventually competed with trolleys (or electric railways) as they allowed people to go where and when they wanted, without relying on public transportation.
The "To Our Soldiers and Sailors" monument was added in 1909.
- Title: Dock Square, Kennebunkport, ca. 1912
- Creation Date: circa 1912
- Subject Date: circa 1912
- Local Name: Dock Square
- Town: Kennebunkport
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 10.5 x 18
- Local Code: H724
- Object Type: Image
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Atlantic Shore Line Railway
Carts & wagons--Maine--Kennebunkport
City & town life--Maine--Kennebunkport
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