Road to North Bay, Moosehead Lake, 1887

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On August 13, 1887, John Dunn photographed these three women as they walked along this road known as “The Road to North Bay.”

Mount Kineo can be seen rising skyward in the distance. In the late 19th century, the Moosehead Lake region had become famous for its rugged beauty and abundant fish and game.

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  • Title: Road to North Bay, Moosehead Lake, 1887
  • Creator: John W.G. Dunn
  • Creation Date: 1887-08-13
  • Subject Date: 1887-08-13
  • Location: Piscataquis County, ME
  • Media: Cabinet photograph
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 22 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 447, Box 1
  • Collection: John W. G. (John Warner Grigg) Dunn photographs and diaries
  • Object Type: Image

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