Nathan C. Hodgdon with granddaughter, Walpole, ca. 1887

Contributed by South Bristol Historical Society


A Cabinet card print shows Nathan C. Hodgdon (1824-1892) with his granddaughter Lena Kelsey (1881-1954) in a studio setting.

Hodgdon was a Civil War Veteran from Walpole, later known as Bristol. He enlisted in 1862 and served in Co. I of the 21st Maine Volunteer Regiment.

The handwritten text along the bottom of the card reads "N.C. Hodgdon. - Co. I. 21st Maine Regiment Volunteer."

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About This Item

  • Title: Nathan C. Hodgdon with granddaughter, Walpole, ca. 1887
  • Creator: F.H. McDougall Photography Studio
  • Creation Date: circa 1887
  • Subject Date: circa 1887
  • Local Name: Walpole
  • Town: Bristol, South Bristol
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2008.01.001
  • Collection: Eugenie Woodward Cole
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

South Bristol Historical Society
P. O. Box 229, South Bristol, ME 04568

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