Spofford family, Dedham, ca. 1850

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Spofford family, Dedham, ca. 1850

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John and Harriet Spofford, and their three children, Carolyn, Emmeline, and Charles posed for this family portrait.

Following their marriage in 1839, the Spoffords moved from Massachusetts to Dedham in northwest Hancock County, where they farmed and raised their family.

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About This Item

  • Title: Spofford family, Dedham, ca. 1850
  • Creation Date: circa 1850
  • Subject Date: circa 1850
  • Town: Dedham
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Daguerreotype
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2007.215.020
  • Collection: Vickery - Shettleworth Collection of Early Maine Photography
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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