Italian Garden, Bar Harbor ca. 1910

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Italian Garden, Bar Harbor ca. 1910

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Description

The Italian Garden in Bar Harbor on Cromwell Cove. It was also known as the John Kennedy Garden as it was located at the John Stewart Kennedy estate "Kenarden" in 1892. William Burton was the gardener. It was eventually sold to Dr. John Thompson Dorrance, a chemist who invented condensed soup and was president of the Campbell Soup company. The Kenarden estate was torn down in 1960 and rebuilt in 1970.

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About This Item

  • Title: Italian Garden, Bar Harbor ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Cromwell Cove
  • Town: Bar Harbor
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 9 cm
  • Local Code: JML PC 18931
  • Collection: Jesup Memorial Library Postcard Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-4245
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