Hewes Point Landing, Islesboro, ca. 1910

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Hewes Point Landing, Islesboro, ca. 1910
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Description

This postcard shows the steamboat wharf and several cottages at Hewes Point.

Hewes Point was developed in the 1870s as Islesboro's second summer resort. It had a hotel and several modest cottages built by middle class families from Bangor and the surrounding area. It also had a lumber mill, a brickyard and a coal wharf.

Printed on the postcard, "Landing, Islesboro, Maine"

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About This Item

  • Title: Hewes Point Landing, Islesboro, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Hewes Point
  • Town: Islesboro
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Local Code: Postcards, Hewes Point
  • 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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