Dark Harbor Pool, Islesboro, ca. 1940

Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society

Dark Harbor Pool, Islesboro, ca. 1940

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This postcard shows the Dark Harbor Pool, a natural inlet that was dammed for use the the Islesboro Inn's guests. A series of bath houses were built where guests could change into swim suits, but were later dismantled. The diving frame in the postcard has also disappeared, taken down after the Inn was demolished in 1955.

Inscription "Bathing Pool showing diving frame. Dark Harbor Maine."

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About This Item

  • Title: Dark Harbor Pool, Islesboro, ca. 1940
  • Creation Date: circa 1940
  • Subject Date: circa 1940
  • Local Name: Dark Harbor
  • Town: Islesboro
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Local Code: Postcards, Inns
  • Object Type: Image

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

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