Dunham snowshoe advertising card, Norway, ca. 1907

Contributed by Norway Historical Society

Description

An advertising card calling attention to Dunham's creation of the snowshoes used on Commodore Robert E. Peary's Arctic expeditions. The snowshoes were built to Peary's specifications and were much longer and more narrow than typical snowshoes.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dunham snowshoe advertising card, Norway, ca. 1907
  • Creation Date: circa 1907
  • Subject Date: circa 1907
  • Town: Norway
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Mellie Dunham
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Norway Historical Society
471 Main Street, Norway, ME 04268
(207) 743-7377

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