Contention Cove, Surry, 1936

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Contention Cove, Surry, 1936

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This picture postcard of Contention Cove and addressed to a Mr. S. C. Lord of Thermal, California is postmarked June 1, 1936 and is complete with a cancelled 2 cent stamp. The picture shows a sailboat moored on a sandy shore. In the 1800s Contention Cove was home to a steamboat wharf which eventually fell into disrepair.

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About This Item

  • Title: Contention Cove, Surry, 1936
  • Creation Date: 1936-06-01
  • Subject Date: 1936-06-01
  • Location: Surry, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.89 cm x 13.97 cm
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Surry Historical Society
PO Box 17, Surry, ME 04684
(207) 667-8054

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