Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
Portrait of Simon Dearborn (1760-1853), a Revolutionary War veteran from Monmouth. Originally from New Hampshire, Dearborn served from early 1777 to December 1779 in the 3rd New Hampshire Line, under Capt. McClary and Col. Alexander Scammell. According to Dearborn's pension application, he was present at General Burgoyne's surrender, and participated in the brutal Sullivan Expedition "against the Indians."
About This Item
- Title: Simon Dearborn, Monmouth, ca. 1850
- Creation Date: circa 1850
- Subject Date: circa 1850
- Monmouth, Kennebec County, ME
- Media: Ambrotype
- Dimensions: 7 cm x 8.3 cm
- Local Code: 2007.215.001
- Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Dearborn, Simon, 1760-1853--Portrait photographs
- United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Veterans
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
Use of this Item is not restricted by copyright and/or related rights, but the holding organization is contractually obligated to limit use. For more information, please contact the contributing organization. However, watermarked Maine Memory Network images may be used for educational purposes.
More to Consider
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.