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Item 75495

Title: Eliab Shepardson Jr. with mounted ox, Stetson, 1931

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society

Date: 1931

Location: Stetson

Media: Photograph

Item 74861

Title: Arno Shepardson with mounted ox, Stetson, ca. 1929

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society

Date: circa 1929

Location: Stetson

Media: Photograph

Item 79428

Title: Eliab Shepardson with mounted ox, Stetson, 1931

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society

Date: 1931

Location: Stetson

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Mt. Katahdin and Granger, Stetson, ca. 1906

The World's Largest Oxen

Named for the two largest things in Maine at the turn of the 20th century, Mt. Katahdin and Granger of Stetson, were known as the Largest Oxen in the World. Unable to do farm work because of their size, they visited fairs and agricultural events around the Northeast.