Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society
700 Acre Island is located just off Islesboro to the southeast. Charles Dana Gibson, celebrated artist and creator of the Gibson Girl, built a summer "cottage' here in 1904. Gibson spent most of his summers on the island until his death in 1944.
About This Item
- Title: 700 Acre Island, Islesboro, ca. 1905
- Creation Date: circa 1905
- Subject Date: circa 1905
- Local Name: 700 Acre Island
- Town: Islesboro
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Local Code: Postcards, Summer Cottges
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Vacation homes--Maine--Islesboro
- Artists, American
- Gibson, Charles Dana, 1867-1944--Homes & haunts--Maine--Islesboro
For more information about this item, contact:Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
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