Contributed by South Bristol Historical Society
This postcard, postmarked October 1906, was sent from Camden, Maine to Glen Cove, Maine. The printed legend at the bottom reads: “Holly Inn, Christmas Cove, Me” and below that “Published in Germany for G. W. Morris, Portland, Maine.”
In handwriting over the legend are the words “Emily- You dont know what you are escaping - Ethel” The building shown, built in 1904, was the first Holly Inn in Christmas Cove, a large frame structure with forty guest rooms. There was a beautiful view of Christmas Cove from this the west side and from the east one could see Pemaquid Point. The Inn burned down in 1907.
About This Item
- Title: First Holly Inn, Christmas Cove, 1906
- Creator: unknown
- Creation Date: circa 1906
- Subject Date: 1904 - 1907
- Local Name: Christmas Cove
- Town: South Bristol
- County: Lincoln
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 13.5 cm
- Local Code: 1000.02.028 A
- Object Type: Image
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P. O. Box 229, South Bristol, ME 04568
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