Portland High School cadets, July 1896

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Portland High School cadets, July 1896

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Portland High School cadets attended a training camp at High Head, Harpswell, Maine in July 1896. Written in the scrapbook is, 'One morning when the high school principal * visited the camp the boys sewed his socks together and used them as wadding for the gun.' *Mr. Elbro Chase

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  • Title: Portland High School cadets, July 1896
  • Creator: Freeman, Harold Miles
  • Creation Date: 1896
  • Subject Date: 1896
  • Local Name: High Head
  • Town: Harpswell
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 12 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1920, Box 1/21 #40
  • Collection: Harry Miles Freeman photograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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