Riding the Old Blue chairlift at Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1972

Contributed by Shawnee Peak Ski Area through Ski Museum of Maine

Riding the Old Blue chairlift at Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1972

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The "Old Blue" chairlift, Maine's first, was installed in 1954 and made the sport of skiing accessible to millions of people.

At left is Don Moen, public relations director at Pleasant Mountain. At right is Peter Solari, outside mountain manager. Part of their jobs was skiing every day to insure familiarity with the mountain.

The photo was taken during the winter of 1971-1972.

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About This Item

  • Title: Riding the Old Blue chairlift at Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1972
  • Creation Date: circa 1972
  • Subject Date: circa 1972
  • Local Name: Pleasant Mountain
  • Town: Bridgton
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 24 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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