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A large group of men and pose on the roof and front lawn of a cottage along the Nonesuch River in Scarborough.
Captain John B. Coyle (1805-1885) of Portland was the First Engineer of the Portland Steamship Line and is in this photograph.
Others in the photo are E. Russell Barbour of Portland, a leather and rubber merchant in business with his father; William Rhodes of Portland, a steam engineer; John Taylor of Cape Elizabeth, an engineer; George Coyle of Portland, a manufacturer; E.C. Chase, Samuel Gammon and [?] Weeks.
About This Item
- Title: Engineer's cottage on the Nonesuch River, ca. 1875
- Creation Date: circa 1875
- Subject Date: circa 1875
- Town: Scarborough
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 15 cm x 22 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1329, Photographs--Scarborough
- Collection: Barbour family collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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LC Subject Headings
- Buildings--Maine--Nonesuch River
- Group portraits
- Humorous pictures
- Nonesuch River (Me.)
- Barbour, E. Russell
- Rhodes, William
- Taylor, John
- Coyle, John B.
- Coyle, George
- Chase, E. C.
- Gammon, Samuel
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