Contributed by Strong Historical Society
A year long celebration of the Strong Bicentennial took place in 2001. The Strong Bicentennial Committee planned, organized and orchestrated events and activities occurring over the whole year. A pictorial book was published entitled "Strong, Maine 1801-2001 Bicentennial" with photos of different eras of Strong's history.
The Bicentennial Logo was drawn by Ralph Copeland, a local artist. The logo depicts a few significant points in the heritage of Strong including: a Native American origin, the narrow gauge railroad, logging, hunting, fishing, blueberries and pine trees.
About This Item
- Title: Strong Bicentennial Logo, Strong, 2001
- Creator: Ralph Copeland
- Creation Date: 2001
- Subject Date: 2001
- Location: Strong, Franklin County, ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 27.9 cm x 35.5 cm
- Local Code: 07.10.243.03
- Object Type: Physical Object
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Strong (Me.)--Centennial celebrations, etc.
- Centennial celebrations--Maine--Strong
- Signs and symbols
- Logos (Symbols)
- Indians of North America--Maine
- Narrow gauge railroads--Maine--Strong
For more information about this item, contact:Strong Historical Society
PO Box 133, Strong, ME 04983
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.
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