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.
About This Item
- 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
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Indians of North America--Maine--Eastport
- Passamaquoddy Tribe--Clothing and dress
- Penobscot Tribe--Clothing and dress
- Selmore, Mary--Portrait photographs
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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