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Riverside Park opened in June, 1898 on the high banks of the Penobscot River at Hampden. People could enter the park by canoe or boat from a slip at the river's edge. After docking their boats people climbed a flight of stairs and crossed a ravine to the park entrance.
About This Item
- Title: The entrance to Riverside Park from the Penobscot, Hampden, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Local Name: Riverside Park
- Town: Hampden
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: Riverside Park from canoe #6
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Riverside Park (Hampden, Me.)
- Penobscot River (Me.)
- Amusement parks--Maine--Hampden
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PO Box 456, Hampden, ME 04444
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