Fireplace scene, Kingfield, ca. 1910

Contributed by Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society

Fireplace scene, Kingfield, ca. 1910

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Description

The fireplace with Dutch oven, the furniture and utensils are reminiscent of an earlier time period in America. Photographer Chansonetta Stanley Emmons typically photographed nostalgic settings and used dated production methods as part of her aesthetic.

Emmons photographed nostalgic scenes throughout New England, as well as in the Carolinas, Canada and Europe.

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About This Item

  • Title: Fireplace scene, Kingfield, ca. 1910
  • Creator: Emmons, Chansonetta Stanley
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Town: Kingfield
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Lantern slide, hand colored
  • Dimensions: 5.5 cm x 8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4040, Box 5/A045
  • Collection: Chansonetta Stanley Emmons photograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
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