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Interior of Shaker Store, Sabbathday Lake

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Interior of Shaker Store, Sabbathday Lake

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Catering to the tourist traffic associated with the Poland Spring Hotel several miles to the north, the Shaker Store at Sabbathday Lake featured a full line of handmade goods.

Among the most noteworthy wares on display are, left to right: the Shaker Cloak, horsehair brushes, pincushions, oval carriers, poplar boxes and the costumed doll.

Notice the marble-topped table, which appears as a prop.

Other Information


  • Title: Interior of Shaker Store, Sabbathday Lake
  • Creator: Wilson, Delmer Charles
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Sabbathday Lake
  • Town: New Gloucester
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Black and white print; glass-plate negative
  • Local Code: GP-75
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

United Society of Shakers
707 Shaker Road, New Gloucester, ME 04260
(207) 926-4597
http://www.shaker.lib.me.us/

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