Paysan Québecois Installation, Augusta, Maine, 1976

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Paysan Québecois Installation, Augusta, Maine, 1976

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Description

Le Paysan Québécois was created by Jean-Julien Bourgault as part of Maine's celebration of the National Bicentennial in 1976. The wood sculpture, which evoked the ancestors of Maine's large Franco-American population, was displayed at the State House in Augusta, and was later donated to the Centre d'Héritage Franco-Américain in Lewiston.

The persons in this photo are unidentified.

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About This Item

  • Title: Paysan Québecois Installation, Augusta, Maine, 1976
  • Creation Date: 1976
  • Subject Date: 1976
  • Town: Augusta
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 30 cm
  • Local Code: 2012.0.23
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545
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