Dark Harbor Wharf, Islesboro, 1917

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Dark Harbor Wharf, Islesboro, 1917

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Description

The Dark Harbor wharf decorated in readiness for ex-President Theodore Roosevelt's visit. The Islesboro Inn can be seen in the background. Roosevelt gave the dedication speech of the reopening of the Islesboro Inn on August 5, 1917 (the original Inn burned in 1915). The President was visiting his daughter Ethel Derby, who vacationed on Islesboro.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dark Harbor Wharf, Islesboro, 1917
  • Creation Date: 1917
  • Subject Date: 1917
  • Local Name: Dark Harbor
  • Town: Islesboro
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Open Photo Collection, Oversize
  • 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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