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Giant Ox Mt. Katahdin, Stetson, ca. 1907

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Giant Ox Mt. Katahdin, Stetson, ca. 1907

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Weighing 5,000 pounds and girthing 11 feet 6 inches, Mt. Katahdin was by far the largest oxen in the world, then and now.

He was bred by A.S. Rand and Son, on Creambrook Farm in Stetson and displayed with his sibling, Granger, at Fairs and expositions all over New England.

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  • Title: Giant Ox Mt. Katahdin, Stetson, ca. 1907
  • Creation Date: circa 1907
  • Subject Date: circa 1907
  • Town: Stetson
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 15 x 20
  • Local Code: SHS 032
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Stetson Historical Society
257 Stetson Road, Stetson, ME 04488
(207) 296-2866

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