Mary McLellan headstone, 1974, Portland, 1966

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

Mary McLellan's headstone at Eastern Cemetery in Portland shows a skull and crossbones, the symbol of death, with wings, usually a sign of the flight into eternity.

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About This Item

  • Title: Mary McLellan headstone, 1974, Portland, 1966
  • Creator: Smith, Mason Philip
  • Creation Date: 1966
  • Subject Date: 1966
  • Local Name: Eastern Cemetery
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 24 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 430, Box 1/4
  • Collection: Mason Philip Smith photographs of gravestones in Maine cemeteries
  • Object Type: Image

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