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Moose on ice, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

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Moose on ice, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

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"Here we have the moose out on the ice, so exhausted and cold that she stands long enough to have her picture taken. She subsequently disappeared in the forest and is believed to have lived happily thereafter despite her very trying experience.

~Roland T. Patten, Custodian of Historical Views, 1929"

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  • Title: Moose on ice, Skowhegan, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Black and White Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 6.5 x 11.5
  • Local Code: 118_134_5.jpg
  • Collection: Henry A. Wyman Collection
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Skowhegan History House
66 Elm Street, PO Box 832, Skowhegan, ME 04976
(207) 474-6632
http://skowhegan.com/historyhouse/

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LC Subject Headings

Moose--Maine--Skowhegan

Other Keywords

Kennebec River
ice
moose
rescue
river

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