Noel Sabattus and Sabbattus Mitchell at the Maine Centennial, Portland, 1920

Description

Noel Sabattus, right, of the Passamaquoddy tribe, at the 1920 centennial of Maine Statehood in Portland. He is talking to Sabattus Mitchell, left.

Passamaquoddy and Penobscot Indians set up a village at Deering Oaks Park for the duration of the festivities.

A cropped photo of Noel Sabattus was on the front cover of the Friday, June 25, 1920 edition of the Portland Evening Express.


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