Bungalow at Katharine Ridgeway Camp, Jefferson

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Bungalow at Katharine Ridgeway Camp, Jefferson

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Description

The campers at the Katharine Ridgeway Camp for Girls on Clary Lake in Jefferson were free to choose among dancing, music, crafts, nature, tennis, trips, horseback riding, and other sports.

Directors Ella Harding Peffer and Katharine Ridgeway [Hunt] both had performed on the Chautauqua circuit and brought their interest in dramatics to the camp. Campers performed plays every Saturday night.

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About This Item

  • Title: Bungalow at Katharine Ridgeway Camp, Jefferson
  • Creator: Katharine Ridgeway Camp for Girls
  • Creation Date: 1934
  • Subject Date: 1934
  • Local Name: Clary Lake
  • Town: Jefferson
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Brochure
  • Dimensions: 15.2 cm x 22.4 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1921, Box 1/22
  • Collection: Crawford and Ella Peffer/Redpath Chautauqua collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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