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In 1896 at High Head in Harpswell, a Cadet training camp was held during which this entertainer visited and presumably performed for the cadets. Many of the cadets were from Portland High School. This musician is holding an autoharp.
About This Item
- Title: Cadet training camp musician, Harpswell, 1896
- Creator: Freeman, Harold Miles
- Creation Date: 1896
- Subject Date: 1896
- Local Name: High Head
- Town: Harpswell
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photoprint
- Dimensions: 12 cm x 8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1920, Box 1/21 #42
- Collection: Harry Miles Freeman photograph collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- African American entertainers--Maine--Harpswell
- African American musicians--Maine--Harpswell
- African Americans--Maine--Harpswell--Photographs
- Military cadets--Maine
- Military education
- Military training camps
- Military training--1890-1900
- Portland High School
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