Hiram Bridge pencil drawing, 1909

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Hiram Bridge pencil drawing, 1909

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Horace W. Shaylor (1845-1925) of Portland, an artist and developer of a system of handwriting and writing instruction, drew this pencil sketch of a covered bridge leading to Hiram and a blacksmith shop.

Many of Shaylor's drawings are of Maine landscapes; he preferred to spend his spare time sketching outdoors.

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About This Item

  • Title: Hiram Bridge pencil drawing, 1909
  • Creator: Shaylor, Horace W.
  • Creation Date: 1909-08-19
  • Subject Date: 1909
  • Town: South Hiram
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: pencil on paper
  • Dimensions: 25.5 cm x 16.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2538, Box 1/5
  • Collection: Shaylor family collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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