Peary snowshoes, Norway, ca. 1905
Contributed by Norway Historical Society
Some of Norway snowshoe maker A. Mellen "Mellie" Dunham's famed snowshoes are pictured.
The pair standing in the center were made to Commodore Robert Peary's specifications for his Arctic explorations. These required considerably longer length than standard snowshoes.
- Title: Peary snowshoes, Norway, ca. 1905
- Creation Date: circa 1905
- Subject Date: circa 1905
- Town: Norway
- County: Oxford
- State: ME
- Media: photograph
- Collection: Mellie Dunham
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.