Monson Fire of 1897

Contributed by Monson Historical Society


Jan. 12, 1897, everything was burned in Monson from the Lake Hebron canal to P.W. Knights store. Note smoke is still rising from the ashes. In the background is the Lake Hebron Hotel which was opened in 1882. Jan. 6, 1910 this building was also consumed by a fire.

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About This Item

  • Title: Monson Fire of 1897
  • Creation Date: 1897-01-12
  • Subject Date: 1897-01-12
  • Local Name: Monson ME
  • Town: Monson
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11.43 cm x 8.89 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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