Contributed by Great Cranberry Island Historical Society
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This daguerreotype shows a middle-aged William Pitt Preble around the age of 40. During his life Preble was father to nine children, a ship builder, a ship owner, shipwreck appraiser, and pillar of his Great Cranberry Island community.
About This Item
- Title: William Pitt Preble, ca. 1850
- Creation Date: circa 1850
- Subject Date: circa 1850
- Local Name: Great Cranberry Island
- Town: Cranberry Isles
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: Daguerreotype
- Dimensions: 9.52 cm x 8.25 cm x .12 cm
- Collection: Louise Marr
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Great Cranberry Island Historical Society
PO Box 12, Cranberry Isles, ME 04625
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