Indian Island ferry, Old Town, ca. 1900

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Visitors to Indian Island, the reservation land assigned to the Penobscot Nation, took a ferry boat from Old Town to reach the Island.

In 1950, a one-lane, steel girder bridge connecting the Island to Old Town replaced the ferry.

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  • Title: Indian Island ferry, Old Town, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Old Town
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 196 B5/15
  • Collection: Portland Society for Natural History
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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