Samuel Wheelwright, 1700, Wells, 1965

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The headstone of Samuel Wheelwright, buried in Wells in 1700, shows that his lengthy name created problems for the stone carver.

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  • Title: Samuel Wheelwright, 1700, Wells, 1965
  • Creator: Mason Philip Smith
  • Creation Date: 1965
  • Subject Date: 1965
  • Location: Wells, York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 430, Box 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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