Camp Slapjack, Roach Pond, 1887

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Camp Slapjack, Roach Pond, 1887

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“Camp Slapjack” was a remote outpost located on Roach Pond, about seven miles east of Lily Bay on Moosehead Lake.

Shown here on August 22, 1887, is the Dunn party, guided by Henry Tremblay, seated holding a brook trout ready for the frying pan.

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  • Title: Camp Slapjack, Roach Pond, 1887
  • Creator: Dunn, John W.G.
  • Creation Date: 1887-08-22
  • Subject Date: 1887-08-22
  • Location: Frenchtown Twp, Piscataquis County, ME
  • Media: Cabinet photograph
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 21 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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