Seaside Hotel, Islesboro, ca. 1900

Description

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.


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