Roosevelt Tablet, Good Will Farm, 1921

Contributed by L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes

Roosevelt Tablet, Good Will Farm, 1921

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Description

Newton Plummer, who had lived at Good Will as a boy from 1904-1906 and was a financial writer in New York, erected the monument to Theodore Roosevelt after the death of the former president in 1919.

Plummer obtained a stone from Roosevelt's estate at Sagamore Hill to be part of the monument. The monument was dedicated on Sept. 5, 1921.

It honors Roosevelt's role in promoting conservation.

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About This Item

  • Title: Roosevelt Tablet, Good Will Farm, 1921
  • Creation Date: 1921
  • Subject Date: 1921
  • Town: Fairfield
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 2008.001.099
  • Collection: Good Will Home Association collection
  • Object Type: Image

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L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes
Route 201, Hinckley, ME 04944
(207) 238-4250
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