Fryeburg Ski transportation, 1936

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Fryeburg Ski transportation, 1936

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In 1936, Jockey Cap mountain in Fryeburg was the site of one of the first ski rope tows in Maine. A train made special excursions from Portland to Fryeburg with skiers. This sled transported the train passengers from the station to the base of Jockey Cap.

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About This Item

  • Title: Fryeburg Ski transportation, 1936
  • Creator: Portland Press Herald
  • Creation Date: 1936
  • Subject Date: 1936
  • Town: Fryeburg
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Local Code: Coll. 2148, #26
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald skiing in Fryeburg, glass negatives collection
  • Object Type: Image

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