Mellie Dunham making snowshoes, Norway, 1924

Contributed by Norway Historical Society


Alanson Mellen "Mellie" Dunham (1853-1931) of Norway was highly regarded as a snowshoe maker.

Noted Norway artist Vivian Akers took this photograph of Dunham stringing a snowshoe in his workshop.

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  • Title: Mellie Dunham making snowshoes, Norway, 1924
  • Creator: Akers, Vivian Milner
  • Creation Date: 1924
  • Subject Date: 1924
  • Town: Norway
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Mellie Dunham
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Norway Historical Society
471 Main Street, Norway, ME 04268
(207) 743-7377

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