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Keywords: Fernald Point

Historical Items

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Item 21119

Manchester Point, Northeast Harbor, ca. 1945

Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum Date: circa 1945 Location: Mount Desert Media: Photographic print

Item 23994

Fernald's Point, Southwest Harbor, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: 1613 Location: Southwest Harbor Media: Postcard

Item 10006

Venerable Cunner Association members, Cape Elizabeth, 1895

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum Date: 1895-08-06 Location: Cape Elizabeth Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Exhibit

Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

Exhibit

Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators

… by Ansel Manchester, great-grandson of the original John Manchester. In the background is Fernald Point, where the Jesuits landed in 1613.