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Argyle Hall dining room, ca. 1910

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Argyle Hall dining room, ca. 1910

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Argyle Hall, which was part of the Argyle Inn complex, had a main floor dining room with windows that faced the harbor and a rustic stone fireplace at the end of the room. It measured 60 ft. x 30 ft. and was large enough to seat 150 people.

The Argyle Inn brochure, which aimed at enticing rusticators to visit, promised its guests "a satisfactory table, all vegetables used being from our own garden." This was likely successful, as it was part of the rusticators' tradition of seeking a rustic environment that offers the amenities they are used to in more urban areas.

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  • Title: Argyle Hall dining room, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Davis Point
  • Town: Friendship
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 9.45 x 14.42
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Friendship Museum
PO Box 226, Friendship, ME 04547
(207) 832-4899
http://www.friendshipmuseum.org

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