Fritz Johnson, Swan's Island, ca. 1925

Contributed by Swan's Island Historical Society


Picture of Fritz Johnson with a dog in front of the Swan's Island quarry.

Johnson was a stone cutter for the Swan's Island Quarry, where he was reported to be the fastest paving stone cutter. He was born on March 24, 1899 in Sweden. As a young man Johnson moved to Swan's Island to work at the quarry, and married Evelyn Lora Martin in 1922. He died on March 7, 1985.

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  • Title: Fritz Johnson, Swan's Island, ca. 1925
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Location: Swan's Island, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 51 cm x 36 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Swan's Island Historical Society
PO Box 144, 9 North Rd, Swan's Island, ME 04685

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