Survey Instrument, Blue Hill, 1809

Contributed by Farnsworth Museum of Art through Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.

Survey Instrument, Blue Hill, 1809

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Wooden device created by Jonathan Fisher to aid in his survey work. Surveying was one of the many ways Fisher used his skills to supplement his parson's salary.

Decorative detail in ink on wood.

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About This Item

  • Title: Survey Instrument, Blue Hill, 1809
  • Creator: Fisher, Jonathan
  • Creation Date: 1809
  • Subject Date: circa 1809
  • Town: Blue Hill
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood, glass, metal
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.
44 Miles Road, Blue Hill, ME 04614
(207) 374-2459

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