Bubble Pond stone bridge, Bar Harbor, ca. 1940

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The Bubble Pond stone bridge is one of many bridges in Acadia National Park. The bridge's stone facing is made of granite that was quarried locally from Mount Desert Island. John D. Rockefeller Jr. financed Acadia's carriage roads and bridges from 1913-1940.

George W. French, who took the photograph, was a Maine Development Commission photographer hired to promote the state's tourism industry.

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  • Title: Bubble Pond stone bridge, Bar Harbor, ca. 1940
  • Creator: George Washington French
  • Creation Date: circa 1940
  • Subject Date: circa 1940
  • Location: Bar Harbor, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photo negative
  • Dimensions: 16 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 448
  • Collection: Prints of original post cards of Witteman Brothers Postal Card Company
  • Object Type: Image

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