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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Extra quarry pictures
… Society View of Baird's Quarry stones and tents where the workers would cut their stones to size located at Minturn, Swan's Island around 1900…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railroad By: Spenser Simis
… 21316 infoAcadia National Park The next day a tent was erected on the lawn and meals were served just two days later.
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Indians & Rusticators Indian Encampment Album
… Wabanaki baskets that Rusticators may have encountered in the sales tents of the encampments. Hat Box Basket Penobscot 1850s Ash, indigo
Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 2 of 4
… and Cavilry have been furnished with new Sibly Tents---Tents large enough to accommodate 20 men---and such as we had for winter quarters, I and it…
John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 3, pages 38-56
… Caravan Southern sentiments Yales Mammoth Tent Penobscot County Democratic Convention Steamer, gun boat Mahoning Congressional excursion to Bangor…
John Martin: Expert Observer - Illustrations
When the Democrats erected a large tent in Bangor for a political convention, Martin took his son along and sketched the tent, pacing off its length…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Indian Encampment: Behind the Scenes
-Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, 8/23/1884 Life behind Wabanaki sale tents was at least as lively as it was in front of and within them…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Indians & Rusticators: Wabanakis & Summer Visitors on Mount Desert Island 1840s-1920s
When we saw the first of their little tents being set up, and the hunters racing in the Bay for porpoises, we were sure that the ‘season’ had really…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2
… and pitched their six canvas tents: a parlor tent, kitchen, pantry, three medium-sized sleeping tents, and one small tent.
John Martin: Expert Observer - Millerite camp meeting, Orrington, 1844
In his journal, Martin describes the tents, lights, pulpit, and other activities in great detail. He wrote, "This ever remembered occasion was about…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Indian Encampment
… Indian Encampment Wabanaki family inside tent, Bar Harbor, ca. 1885Item Contributed byMaine Historic Preservation Commission Rusticators…
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators
The younger Eliot came and set up tents just south of where the lumber mill had been and studied the scientific aspects of the Island.
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