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Fogg Cottage, Fairfield, ca. 1912

Contributed by L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes

Fogg Cottage, Fairfield, ca. 1912

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On the morning of January 3, 1893 George Walter Hinckley, founder of Good Will-Hinckley, was at the YMCA in Bangor when he was greeted by Mr. Hiram Fogg. Mr. Fogg handed Hinckley a check for two thousand five hundred dollars, which was shortly thereafter increased to three thousand dollars. This contribution was used to build Fogg Cottage, a home for 15 boys at Good Will Farm.

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  • Title: Fogg Cottage, Fairfield, ca. 1912
  • Creator: Judge, W A
  • Creation Date: circa 1912
  • Subject Date: 1893-09-01
  • Local Name: Hinckley
  • Town: Fairfield
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions (cm): 11.5 x 16.3
  • Local Code: 2001.00.175j
  • Collection: Good Will Home Association
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes
Route 201, Hinckley, ME 04944
(207) 238-4250
http://www.gwh.org

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