Buoy Boat on Union River, Mount Desert, ca. 1943

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E. Farnham Butler runs a Buoy Boat up the Union River. Butler was the owner of Mt. Desert Yacht Yard, which built boats at the head of Somes Sound.

Mt. Desert Yacht Yard also built boats in Ellsworth during World War II.

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  • Title: Buoy Boat on Union River, Mount Desert, ca. 1943
  • Creation Date: circa 1943
  • Subject Date: circa 1943
  • Locations:
    • Mount Desert, Hancock County, ME
    • Ellsworth, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12 cm x 24 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Great Harbor Maritime Museum
124 Main St, PO Box 145, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
(207) 276-5262

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