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Thoreau Island, ca. 1930

Contributed by Patten Lumbermen's Museum

"Thoreau" Island, also known as Louse Island, is on the East Branch of the Penobscot River.

It is named for Henry David Thoreau, who wrote about his visits to the area in the 1840s.

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  • Title: Thoreau Island, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Local Code: Neg. No. 454
  • Collection: PattenLM
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Patten Lumbermen's Museum
P.O. Box 300, Patten, ME 04765
(207) 528-2650

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