Monson Centennial celebration 1922

Contributed by Monson Historical Society

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August 19, 1922 was the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of the town of Monson. Citizens were awakened at 6 am sharp with the peal of church bells and the boom of a cannon as the days celebration commenced. A large parade, water sports, band concert by the Monson community band, track events, dinners, ball game, antique display, a centennial program and the day was ended with a grand ball.

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About This Item

  • Title: Monson Centennial celebration 1922
  • Creation Date: 1922-08-19
  • Subject Date: 1922-08-19
  • Local Name: Monson-Maine
  • Town: Monson
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 6.98 cm x 28.57 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Monson Historical Society
PO Box 308, Monson, ME 04464
(207) 876-3073

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