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Charles F. Achorn dealt in horses and cattle from 1892 until his death in 1918. He drove a buggy drawn by his horse "Jack"; hired hands Henry Noyes held a colt by his halter and Perl Eaton sat in a wagon drawn by a team of horses. The white horse was in Whitefield's Centennial Parade in 1909.
Charles used this same postcard view in December 1908 to write his niece Mildred Slater (1876-1975) in Belfast to come home for Christmas. He said her cousin Addie would be there; they were all well and hard at work; and he asked her to remember us to all "and show them where we live."
About This Item
- Title: Charles F. Achorn and horses, Coopers Mills, Whitefield, ca. 1908
- Creation Date: circa 1908
- Subject Date: circa 1908
- Local Name: Coopers Mills
- Town: Whitefield
- County: Lincoln
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions: 8.8 cm x 13.7 cm
- Local Code: 2014.48.11
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Buildings--Maine--Coopers Mills
- Main Street (Whitefield, Me.)
- Whitefield (Me.)
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PO Box 176, Whitefield, ME 04353
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