Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society
This postcard is of the Seaside Hotel/House in Ryder's Cove. It was the first hotel built on Islesboro, and Ryder's Cove became Islesboro's first summer community. The original hotel, called the Islesborough, is seen to the right. Over the years, the hotel underwent several additions and name changes.
Inscription "Seaside Hotel, Islesboro, ME. Published by W.A. Ricker, Castine, ME."
W.A. Ricker was a local producer of souvenirs. He also had a shop on Islesboro.
About This Item
- Title: Seaside Hotel, Islesboro, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Local Name: Ryder's Cove
- Town: Islesboro
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Local Code: Postcards, Inns
- Object Type: Image
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For more information about this item, contact:Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
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