Greenleaf H. Davis feeding fox, near Patten, ca. 1900

Contributed by Patten Lumbermen's Museum


Greenleaf Hunter Davis, the Hermit of Shin Pond, was a hunter and trapper in the Katahdin area. His image was captured as he fed a wild fox in front of his log home. Davis was born around 1820 in Maine and lived to be at least 98 years old.

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  • Title: Greenleaf H. Davis feeding fox, near Patten, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Location: Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: photographic print
  • Local Code: 862
  • Object Type: Image

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Patten Lumbermen's Museum
P.O. Box 300, Patten, ME 04765
(207) 528-2650

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