Charles Hall McDonnell and bees, Portland, 1903

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Charles Hall McDonnell and bees, Portland, 1903

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Charles Hall McDonnell is holding a bee smoker and standing behind his beehives at 103 Brighton Avenue in Portland in 1903. To the right is his wife, Mary.

McDonnell, a music teacher, used the large packing boxes behind him to cover the bees in the winter.

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  • Title: Charles Hall McDonnell and bees, Portland, 1903
  • Creation Date: 1903
  • Subject Date: 1903
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs -- Portland -- Streets -- B
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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