Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society
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"
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
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