Sarah Mitchell and Mary Newell, Portland, 1920
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This photograph from the Maine Centennial, June 26-July 5, 1920 shows Passamaquoddy Indian Sarah Mitchell, the wife of the last surviving veteran (tribal) from the American Civil War, Peter Mitchell. She is with her granddaughter, Mary Newell.
- Title: Sarah Mitchell and Mary Newell, Portland, 1920
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Black and white photograph, glass negative
- Dimensions (cm): 13 x 18
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, PP 2005.061.2949
- Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
Passamaquoddy Indians--Clothing and dress
Maine Centennial (June 26-July 5, 1920)
Indians of North America--Maine--Passamaquoddy Indians--Women--Children
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