Cary House, Military St., Houlton, ca. 1925

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Cary House, Military St., Houlton, ca. 1925

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Description

The Cary House was built by Carys in the early 1800s. It was a center of social events for army officers at Hancock Barracks (1828-1845) during the period of the Border Dispute and the Bloodless Aroostook War.

Shepard Cary was a merchant, lumber baron, Maine State Legislator, and U.S. Representative.

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About This Item

  • Title: Cary House, Military St., Houlton, ca. 1925
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Town: Houlton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 14 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
207-532-6984

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