Second Islesboro Inn, aerial view, ca. 1950

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Second Islesboro Inn, aerial view, ca. 1950

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Description

This photograph, taken from the air, shows the situation of the second Islesboro Inn (1917) overlooking Penobscot Bay to the east. The original Islesboro Inn burned in 1915. The Philler Cottage across the street can also be seen, as well as a corner of the Dark Harbor Pool.

The Islesboro Inn was built in the southern section of Islesboro, called Dark Harbor, to attract wealthy families, who would buy lots and build summer "cottages."

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About This Item

  • Title: Second Islesboro Inn, aerial view, ca. 1950
  • Creation Date: circa 1950
  • Subject Date: circa 1950
  • Local Name: Dark Harbor
  • Town: Islesboro
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Open Photo Collection, Hotels
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
(207) 734-6733

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