Rosemary Cottage, Eliot, ca. 1888

Contributed by Eliot Baha'i Archives


Hannah Farmer and her husband Moses Farmer were committed to social justice and put their words into action. For instance, in 1888 Hannah Farmer turned this building "Rosemary Cottage" into a summer home for mothers and children who were seeking relief from the pollution in Boston. Farmer immediately turned the property over to the Boston Missionary Society to run as part of their "Fresh Air Fund" program.

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  • Title: Rosemary Cottage, Eliot, ca. 1888
  • Creation Date: circa 1888
  • Subject Date: circa 1888
  • Location: Eliot, York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17.8 cm x 25.4 cm
  • Local Code: Fl. 25
  • Object Type: Image

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Eliot Baha'i Archives
657 Goodwin Rd., Eliot, ME 03903
(207) 439-9411

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