Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Clarence E. Mulford, Fryeburg, ca. 1930

Contributed by Fryeburg Public Library

Clarence E. Mulford, Fryeburg, ca. 1930

Item 8661 enlarge zoom send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

Clarence E. Mulford at his home in Fryeburg. He created the character Hopalong Cassidy and wrote 28 full -length stories about Hopalong.

Each story was meticulously researched, though it wasn't until 1926 after many of the stories had been published that Mulford traveled to the West.

Mulford used two specially made Colt revolvers to test out scenes in his stories. Here he is cleaning one of the Colts and his research card files can be seen in the background.

View/Add Comments

Other Information


  • Title: Clarence E. Mulford, Fryeburg, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Fryeburg
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 18 cm
  • Collection: Clarence E. Mulford
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Fryeburg Public Library
98 Main St., Fryeburg, ME 04037
(207) 935-2731
Website

Print This Record

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.