County fair oxen, Farmington, 1932

Contributed by Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society

County fair oxen, Farmington, 1932

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Description

This hand colored lantern slide of oxen during a pulling contest is one image in a series of photographs taken by Dorothy Stanley Emmons at the 1932 Farmington County Fair.

Dorothy and her mother, photographer Chansonetta Stanley Emmons, both took photographs at the event. Chansonetta was raised in nearby Kingfield, Maine.

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About This Item

  • Title: County fair oxen, Farmington, 1932
  • Creator: Emmons, Dorothy Stanley
  • Creation Date: 1932
  • Subject Date: 1932
  • Town: Farmington
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Lantern slide
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 19.1 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4040, Box 5/A036
  • 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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