Mary Mitchell Selmore, Pleasant Point, 1901

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Eastport photographer Charles E. Brown took the hand-tinted portrait of Mary Mitchell Selmore, also called, "Big Mary" according to the inscription on the photograph.

Selmore was part of the Passamaquoddy Tribe, and the second wife of long-time Passamaquoddy Chief Sopiel Selmore.

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  • Title: Mary Mitchell Selmore, Pleasant Point, 1901
  • Creator: Charles E. Brown
  • Creation Date: circa 1901
  • Subject Date: circa 1901
  • Location: Eastport, Washington County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 16 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--S
  • Object Type: Image

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

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