Keywords: Seated portraits
From the earliest days of photography doting parents from across Maine sought to capture images of their young children. The studio photographs often reflect the families' images of themselves and their status or desired status.
For many different reasons people saved and carefully preserved the objects in this exhibit. Eventually, along with the memories they hold, the objects were passed to the Maine Historical Society. Object and memory, serve as a powerful way to explore history and to connect to the lives of people in the past.
… the glass lamps on the side of the drivers seat were cut the windows were one pane of clear thick German glass and also the window to the door the…
… slope of a hill and that there was space to seat "ten thousand" people. He later said there were "ten hundred" people singing hymns.