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Hot Air Balloon launching at the Blue Hill Fair, ca. 1909

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Hot Air Balloon launching at the Blue Hill Fair, ca. 1909

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A postcard with a black and white photograph of the launching or landing of a hot air balloon at the Blue Hill Fair. At the bottom on the front is handwritten, "Bluehill Fair, Sept, 1909." On the back, the cancellation reads, Blue Hill, Dec 25, 7AM, 1909, M.L." A short vertical line divides the back of the card. On the left is printed, Correspondence," and handwritten underneath, "wishes for a happy Xmas from Carolyn." On the address section of the card, is handwritten, "Miss Abby Partridge Bluehill ME.

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  • Title: Hot Air Balloon launching at the Blue Hill Fair, ca. 1909
  • Creation Date: 1909
  • Subject Date: 1909
  • Local Name: Fairgrounds
  • Town: Blue Hill
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 9 cm
  • Local Code: HHPH 0309
  • Collection: Blue Hill Historical Society, Holt House Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Blue Hill Public Library
PO Box 824, 5 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, ME 04614
(207) 374-5515
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