Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society
This metal, star-shaped key tag was used in the Seaside House, in Ryder's Cove. It would have been attached to a key for room #65.
Inscription "Seaside 65 House"
The Seaside House was the first hotel built on Islesboro. It was located in Ryder's Cove, Islesboro's first summer resort. Built in 1868 and originally called the Islesborough, the hotel went through many expansions and name changes. The hotel was demolished c. 1950.
About This Item
- Title: Seaside House Key Tag, Islesboro, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Local Name: Ryder's Cove
- Town: Islesboro
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Metal
- Local Code: 2007.006.001
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Seaside House (Islesboro, Me.)--Equipment and supplies
- Seaside resorts--Maine--Islesboro
- Summer resorts--Maine--Islesboro
For more information about this item, contact:Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
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