Early Waterville, from Winslow Hill

Contributed by Colby College Special Collections

Description

Photograph of an old painting made from the Winslow Hill, showing old Colby campus buildings.

Letter on verso from Ernest Marriner, college historian, to Richard N. Dyer, Assistant to the President, dated October 14, 1970. The letter speculates on the date of the painting, which Marriner narrows down to "nearer 1840 than 1850."

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About This Item

  • Title: Early Waterville, from Winslow Hill
  • Creation Date: circa 1840
  • Subject Date: circa 1840
  • Town: Waterville
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20.5 cm x 25 cm
  • Local Code: Colbiana Collection
  • Collection: Colbiana Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Colby College Special Collections
5150 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 859-5150
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